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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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Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
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No job too big or too small
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Recent Console Repair reviews in Cairns

"I highly recommend Stu for his first class service and honesty. Genuine and trustworthy bloke and deserves a Medal for Gallantry. 🤣"

Replace 3 rotting external steps at my house.


"Great work. Thank you "

Leaking Taps in Vanity


"Awesome service"

Replace washers in shower taps X 2


"Reliable punctual professional "

Paint touch ups


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

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Average reviews for Console Repair Services in Cairns

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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 Cairns

Ps5 HDMI replacement


Innisfail QLD, Australia

18th Nov 2022

HDMI replacing on my PlayStation 5 the insert is frayed Just wanting to get prices and who can actually fix for my son - I can bring to cairns Due date: Flexible

Outdoor roller blinds hung on upstairs balcony


Port Douglas QLD, Australia

3rd Nov 2022

two clear plastic blinds to be installed on outer edge of upstairs balcony. I do not have a ladder to reach the height and also I am too old to try and do it myself. - Due date: Flexible

Handyman/plumber/anyone who knows how to replace shower taps washers


Port Douglas QLD, Australia

21st Aug 2022

I have the washers ready to put in. Would prefer it done today but can fit in with your availability Due date: Flexible

Valarii did a great job. He replies promptly, was able to come at a time that suited me and his work was flawless. Would happily get him back again

Ps4 HDMI port checked/replaced


Wrights Creek QLD 4869, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

I think the HDMI port on my PS4 is faulty. - Due date: Flexible

Leaking taps


Trinity Park QLD, Australia

24th Mar 2022

I have two leaking taps in my rental - Due date: Flexible

Chainsaw Palm stumps & some small trees


Cairns QLD, Australia

17th Feb 2022

30 minutes work. Cut & leave no green waste removal

Boxing equipment moved from Ipswich to Tully


Tully QLD, Australia

21st Jul 2021

FIGHTWRIGHT INVENTORY - 14 JUNE 2021 Hey bro here is the inventory of what we have left and the price. Boxing Ring 5x5 including, ropes, rope covering for the top ropes only, turnbuckles, corner posts, corner pads, floor boards. Weight bench. Weights and stand Gloves x 3 (New) Gloves Used x 6 (Used) Focus pads x 4 Used Headgear x 8 Back Stretcher machine Med balls x 6 Skipping ropes x 30 Footwork ladder Cones x 6 Ab roller Speedball and frame Duck/Block bar Rubber mats 1x1 10mm thick x 50 Jigsaw mats 1x1 20mm thick x 40 Boxing bags x 5 Hula hoops Floor to ceiling ball.

Installation of outdoor blinds on the outside of an upstairs balcony


Port Douglas QLD, Australia

17th Nov 2022

Would require the use of an extension ladder. - Due date: Flexible

Replace xbox series x HDMI PORT


Cairns Queensland, Australia

9th Sep 2022

My HDMI port for my xbox series x needs replacement. - Due date: Flexible

Concrete house stumps x2 to be replaced with steel on low set house


Whitfield QLD, Australia

28th Jul 2022

Two decaying concrete stumps need to be replaced with galvanised steel . Approximately .6 off the ground - Due date: Flexible

Replace washers in shower taps X 2


Wrights Creek QLD 4869, Australia

3rd May 2022

2 pairs of shower taps needs washers replacing - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 6 May 2022

Awesome service

Moving topsoil and turf


Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

23rd Mar 2022

Need help moving 2m of topsoil to backyard. I will also need some help moving turf. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 26 March 2022

Replace three hardwood treads on outdoor steps


Palm Cove QLD, Australia

21st Oct 2021

I have a stringer leading from paving to elevated section at my rental property. The wood is rotted out and needs replacing. The stringers are the standard 3-step from Bunnings and I used some hardwood as treads. Galvanised screws hold them in place. I suggest using thick hardwood sleeper, sanded and sealed and installed using galvanised bolts. Photo of steps available on request. Access will be through real estate and paid via direct deposit

Fantastic work and communication by Jake. I had a fairly detailed job with particular requirements. He not only met these but also exceeded the task with solid advice and followed through with a really good looking job. I highly recommend him and will definitely be reaching out to him again if I have more work.

Install 2 concrete steps 3m long


Mount Sheridan QLD, Australia

19th Nov 2022

I need two steps, approximately 3m long concreted in place - Due date: Before Tuesday, 20 December 2022

House stumps replaced with galvanised steel


Whitfield QLD, Australia

8th Nov 2022

Low set house needs two concrete house stumps removed and replaced with galvanised steel posts. I need an all conclusive quote Cheers Laurie Ernst - Due date: Flexible

Remove/install laundry tub. Replace taps in laundr


Manunda QLD, Australia

9th Sep 2022

I have 2 sets of taps that need to be replaced. They are for laundry taps and washing machine taps attached to the wall. Also, I need my old laundry tub removed and replaced. Also need a toilet seat changed. - Due date: Flexible

Repair water cooler heater element, keeps shorting


Babinda QLD 4861, Australia

2nd Jul 2022

Damaged in transit, keeps shorting out.

Rendering outside walls mainly retaining walls +concrete steps.


Earlville QLD 4870, Australia

30th Mar 2022

+ Surfacing steps and landing. Add nosing to them - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 April 2022

PS4 service


Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

6th Mar 2022

Hey I just need someone to service my PS4. I don’t know what’s wrong it want let me connect a controller s I brought a new one it still didn’t work - Due date: Flexible

Cutting down tree stumps


Westcourt QLD, Australia

23rd Sep 2021

I have about 5 tree stumps that Are sticking out of the ground that I need cut right down. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24th Sep 2021