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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
No job too big or too small
No job too big or too small
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Free insurance coverage
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Best rated Console Repair experts near me

Recent Console Repair reviews in Canberra

"Job well done. Thank you. "

Remove 2 Stumps

$100

"Fahad did a great job, arrived at the time we arranged and was super friendly. It was all very easy, thanks! "

Assemble Ikea PS TV unit

$50

"Thanks Nick!"

Stumps removal

$50

"Awesome job - thanks for all your help "

Cut bricks & install steps

$300

"Much appreciated. Axel arrived with all the tools needed, did the job neatly and cleaned up afterwards. Thank you. "

Install 2 door stops plus 2 slide bolt strike plat

$200

"Excellent work. Elliot took time to make sure it all was good as well as putting up with my baby puppy jumping all over him!! A very nice person as well as doing a good job."

Put together a dog steps

$35

What's the average cost of a Console Repair specialist in Canberra

$100 - $222

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$100

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$150

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$222

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Average reviews for Console Repair Services in Canberra

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4.98

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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 Canberra

Laminate kitchen side repair chips

$123

Harman ACT 2600, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Just need laminate edging cut and replaced in three places where it has chipped, it is a finicky job so want a professional. I have the pieces that match exactly -will post pictures soon:) - Due date: Flexible

Taps replacement

$1,000

Holt ACT, Australia

5th Sep 2022

Leaking Tap replacement - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 5 September 2022

Installation of two heat strips and one fan outfoor

$1,000

Kaleen ACT, Australia

22nd Aug 2022

Installation of two outdoor heat strips (need to be hard wired) and one fan. - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Install GPS and dash camera for three cars.

$3,000

Denman Prospect ACT, Australia

16th Aug 2022

3x dash camera ( front and back ) with GPS need installation. All three cars parked in the same address. Request to install in that location.

Metal cut or grind - old carport stumps in concrete driveway

$300

Reid ACT 2612, Australia

1st Aug 2022

3 x old carport pole stumps need to be cut or ground back as that they are as level to driveway as possible (on concrete driveway). 2 x old gate posts also to be cut level to ground. - Due date: Before Sunday, 7 August 2022

Did a really excellent job grinding metal posts level to ground. Very pleasant to deal with. Highly recommend.

Simpson Washing Machine Service

$200

Oxley ACT, Australia

22nd Jul 2022

Washing machine needs a service. It's unbalanced and leaks water into the bit where the clothes go when it's not in use. Electronics and everything else is fine. - Due date: Before Friday, 29 July 2022

Fix the flooring on the steps

$40

Denman Prospect ACT, Australia

1st Apr 2022

I need to apply the liquid nails on only one step that is coming out.

Amazing guy. Great work. Always recommended.

Repair HDMI port on an Xbox Series X

$90

Melba ACT, Australia

11th Sep 2022

HDMI port on an Xbox Series X is damaged and needs to be replaced. Can source the part if necessary. - Due date: Flexible

Lights stay on after fan is turned off but and keeps flickering.

$150

Kingston ACT, Australia

26th Aug 2022

After using extractor fan, light turns on by itself and flickers. Can’t turn it off for ages, maybe an hour or so. Seems like a electrical/wiring problem. - Due date: Flexible

Highly recommend.

Two Bathroom taps hot & cold water require washers

$100

Hackett ACT, Australia

19th Aug 2022

Bathroom vanity Need to change rings and washers as the two taps cold & hot water are dripping - Due date: Flexible

Prune Robinia Mop Tops x9

$300

Watson ACT, Australia

13th Aug 2022

I have 9 Robinia Mop Tops that need pruning right back to the trunk. 4 small trees 5 larger trees Remove all green waste. There is easy access to the trees and for removing the green waste. Would prefer the job done this weekend but could wait until next weekend for the right person. - Due date: Before Sunday, 14 August 2022

Linton did a great job of pruning my Mop Tops. Cleaned up all green waste and took it away. Really lovely to deal with. Look forward to working together on more jobs in the yard.

Filling gaps in existing insulation + overlaying it.

$250

Scullin ACT, Australia

31st Jul 2022

Job involves filling gaps in the existing insulation and overlaying it with another layer of insulation in the ceiling of a double garage in Scullin? I have the bags of insulation ready to go, I just found I'm not able to do it myself. - Due date: Flexible

Change two taps

$100

Lyneham ACT, Australia

21st Jun 2022

Changing two taps: one kitchen mixer tap, and one laundry wall mounted spout. Taps provided. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 June 2022

Great communication and workmanship. Overall happy with the work Joseph did changing two taps for us.

Disassemble Jumpstar trampoline & basketball hoop

$150

Narrabundah ACT, Australia

26th Sep 2022

Would prefer this done Fri, Sat or Sun if possible. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 4 October 2022

Need a quality tiler to layout tiles on the front steps

$500

Denman Prospect ACT, Australia

7th Sep 2022

Need a quality tiler to layout tiles in about 10-14sqm area on the front steps(Only on top of the steps). I can provide materials. Photos attached. - Due date: Before Sunday, 18 September 2022

I need help with getting access to Apps - STAN, Binge etc -LG OLED TV

$100

Weetangera ACT, Australia

24th Aug 2022

It worked beautifully when set up about a year ago. Something has happened that prevents me getting access to Apps - STAN, Binge etc - and I can't fix it myself... 75 inch LG OLED TV. - Due date: Before Saturday, 27 August 2022

Two lamps need repair

$50

O'Connor ACT, Australia

18th Aug 2022

Two lamps need repair, both have cracked/broken plastic sockets. One of them also needs a light bulb (I can get it myself but if there are available ones I would take it) - Due date: Flexible

Two small chips in benchtop repaired

$100

Flynn ACT, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Two small chips in stone benchtop require repair - Due date: Before Thursday, 11 August 2022

Jumpstart car asap

$30

Tuggeranong ACT, Australia

31st Jul 2022

Left the door open on my car flat battery need a jumpstart. Easy access Holden Colorado in Isabella plains. - Due date: Before Sunday, 31 July 2022

Fast response turned up as promised perfect.

Patch up some paint chips and wall holes

$300

Mawson ACT 2607, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Patch up some paint chips and wall holes from previous owners. Photos available. Thank you.

Great job Hao