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  • Troubleshooting the problem
  • Checking connections
  • Cleaning the internal parts
  • Rewiring the console and controllers
  • Replacing the non-working components
  • … or anything else
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Recent Console Repair reviews in Ballarat

"Excellent. Will be getting you back for more jobs "

Install my kitchen benchtops


"Perfect job, Thankyou "

Remove bark chips after removal of two trees


"Great service. prompt repsonse. Good work"

Tap seals for leaking taps


"Great! Thanks! "

No hot water coming out of upstairs bathroom tap


"Thank you Joe! You were right on time and quick in your work! I’ll definitely recommend you to everyone!"

Dig out these two tree stumps


"Thanks Amazing hard worker Genuine guy"

4 small stumps cut only


What's the average cost of a console repair expert in Ballarat

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What do console repair services include?

The game console repair service includes all the tasks necessary to make a non-working or malfunctioning game console work as intended. To repair popular consoles like the PS4, Xbox One or Nintendo Switch, your console repairman can do troubleshooting followed by the needed repairs. After completing the repairs, they can test the system to ensure the console is back to its original working order. 

Troubleshooting the problem 

Your console repair specialist begins by inspecting the different functions and components of your gaming console. They may also check each game disc for dirt or scratches if reading or loading errors occur. Your specialist inspects the cables, controllers, connection ports for issues. The monitor or TV and the Wi-Fi are checked as appropriate for any video, audio or connectivity problems. Once the problem is found, your console repair specialist works on the necessary fixes.  

Checking connections

Your console repairman checks all the connections that lead to and from the gaming console. This includes the HDMI cables, the HDMI ports on both the TV or monitor and the console, the power plugs and the controller ports. Your specialist can also check your internet for connectivity problems and do the appropriate fixes. 

Cleaning the internal parts

Defective gaming consoles can trace some of their problems to issues with heat management. The cooling fan usually causes this, along with the heat sink and other internal parts choked with dirt and debris. 

Your console repair specialist disconnects the console, shuts off the power and opens your game console’s case. They then clean the fan, heat sink, hard disk if any, and other parts with a non-static brush or blast from a can of compressed air. The case is reassembled once all the cleaning is done.

Rewiring the console and controllers

Some issues on your gaming console or its parts may be due to wires that have snapped or got cut from excessive bending. Your console repair specialist can check the wires on the controllers, HDMI cable or other connecting cables, and the power cable. Should any cut wires be discovered, your specialist can install new wires and splice or solder new connections.  

Replacing the non-working components

Any parts that no longer work on your consoles, such as the cooling fan on your PS4 or Xbox or the PS4 hard disk can be replaced if necessary. Note that your specialist may not have the replacement parts ready, so you must purchase these. Some specialists may offer to go to the console repair store to get these parts for you for a small additional fee.  

Testing the game console after repair

After your hired repair specialist has applied the fixes, they can test the console. They can check that the game loads up and works, both controllers function and respond as they should, and the video, audio and internet connectivity work as expected. If any issues arise, your repair specialist repeats the diagnostic and repair process until the console works without any problems. 

Recent Console Repair tasks in Ballarat

Upgrade water taps and add cold tap


Armstrong Creek VIC 3217, Australia

30th Oct 2022

I want these taps upgraded and add an addition one for a washer

Seal some window gaps


Wendouree VIC, Australia

18th Aug 2022

The windows in the back room don't quite seal. I'd like the gaps filled. I also have more jobs around the house for a general handy man.

If I could give 6 stars I would. Top fella, he was up for a chat while he worked, did a ripper job. I will definitely work with Dan again, and I have no hesitation to recommend him. Thanks for doing a good job.

Fix a barn - sliding doors not working and gaps to be filled


Ballan VIC, Australia

19th Jun 2022

A barn conversion - currently sliding doors not working and there are some gaps around the edges where air, rodents etc can get through. Potentially help put a flute for a wood fireplace as well - Due date: Flexible

Ps4 hdmi port replaced


Sebastopol VIC 3356, Australia

20th Feb 2022

HDMI pot on ps4 is broken - Due date: Flexible

Build Quail Coops


Myrniong VIC 3341, Australia

10th Feb 2022

Repurpose timber avairy into mobile quail coops ( to pasture grow them). Need to have own tools & transport

Tap seals for leaking taps


Ballarat Victoria, Australia

7th Nov 2021

I have 4 taps that need new seals as they are leaking - Due date: Before Tuesday, 9th Nov 2021

Great service. prompt repsonse. Good work

Re-bed and re-point 2 x ridge caps on a tile roof.


Buninyong VIC 3357, Australia

31st Oct 2021

re-bed and re-point 2 x ridge caps on roof. - Due date: Flexible

Install kitchen benchtops


Sebastopol VIC 3356, Australia

29th Sep 2022

Install 3 benchtops sink and cooktop date is flexible

Removal of yukka plant stumps x 2


Sebastopol VIC, Australia

25th Jul 2022

Removal of yukka plant stumps - Due date: Flexible

Amazing job! Thanks so much!

Blind cord drops automatically. Cannot raise the blind


Spargo Creek VIC 3461, Australia

25th Apr 2022

Our internal blinds drop automatically when the cord is pulled. To raise the blind you tug on the cord. We have a blind we cannot raise so it remains closed. Can yu repair? - Due date: Flexible

Concrete path and steps in backyard


Alfredton VIC, Australia

19th Feb 2022

Remove pavers and replace with cement path and steps - Due date: Flexible

Pick up and remove 4 yikes stumps


Alfredton VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2021

I cut down four yukkas and got rid of everything except the stumps. The stumps are about 600/800mm high and wide. Just need them picked up and dumped please. - Due date: Before Friday, 24th Dec 2021

Ahead of scheduled time and very efficient. Thanks 😊

Pipes and taps to be retrofitted in laundry.


Ballarat VIC, Australia

4th Nov 2021

Chang of washing mashing and basin location in laundry needs to be piped about three oot away from existing pipe work. Taps fitted also. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8th Nov 2021

Remove tree stumps and shrub bases from ground


Ballarat North VIC, Australia

4th Nov 2022

Trees and shrubs have been cut down to the base. Need help pulling all the bases / stumps out if the ground. Have attached photos of most the bases/ stumps. Have a few more photos to cover off all stumps / bases, but not able to attach all photos. - Due date: Before Monday, 7 November 2022

Did a great job, we'd wholeheartedly recommend Chris to others, thanks Chris.

Remove yucca stumps


Alfredton VIC, Australia

12th Sep 2022

Remove 4 yucca stumps and dispose of. One is dug out already, just needs chopping into less heavy chunks to be able to lift. One large one is partially dug out and the other two smaller ones are untouched. - Due date: Flexible

Sensational job thanks Kyle! Turned up exactly when he said he would, did a great job. Bit of a messy, hard job and he just got it done. Highly recommend, and would use him again for sure.

Refit doors add weather strips


Daylesford VIC, Australia

20th Jun 2022

I’m preparing the house for sale an have a list of small jobs like removing a screen door, refitting back door, adding new handles to a cupboard. Max budget is $500 and I’m paying $40 an hour for this list. If I find the right person there’s more work to be done. - Due date: Flexible

Fabulous.. Mark does a great job, turns up on time and I recommend him highly

Install reverseing camera connect gps visible


Enfield VIC, Australia

9th Apr 2022

Install reversing camera and connect blue tooth connecting wiring already in car - Due date: Flexible

Replace 3 basin taps and 1 shower tap


Alfredton VIC, Australia

16th Feb 2022

Hi, I need to Replace 3 basin taps and 1 shower tap

Thank you Paul! Very professional and polite!

Fill in gaps and holes in a high ceiling in ballarat


Ballarat Central VIC, Australia

2nd Dec 2021

Fill in gaps and holes in high ceiling in a shop in ballarat .will need filler , plaster and tall ladder .please contact tenant for immediate start . - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 6th Dec 2021

Xbox 360 repair


Sebastopol VIC, Australia

3rd Nov 2021

Console will not power up anymore. - Due date: Flexible