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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 Newcastle

Arrived on time. Did a good job as requested

Position Smpson clothes dryer on wall brackets


Great job - very quick and efficient. Would highly recommend.

Need help to move topsoil to backyard


Great work helping us finally get this job done. Very happy.

Quote to patch gaps in hardwood floor from below


Nice clean on time work

Replace broken tiles on steps


Jason is super friendly and will go above and beyond. Very efficient and will make sure things are done properly! Extremely happy and will not hesitate to book him again

Plumber, replace outdoor taps


Once arrived, the job was completed in a fast and efficient manner. Will be discussing further work with Jason indefinitely.

Move bathroom wall taps


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

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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 Newcastle

2 x Small Plant Stumps Removed


Hamilton DC NSW 2303, Australia

23rd Sep 2023

To remove and discard of two plant stumps / bases out of my front garden. One is 25x25cm, the other is 15x15cm. I’m not l sure of the depth or breath of the roots. I have photos of the stumps / garden if you require. Thank you :) - Due date: Flexible

Repairing some small paint chips and splits for end of lease


Mayfield West NSW, Australia

11th Sep 2023

Needing some paint chips and splits repaired for the end of our lease. Also needing some moisture damaged patches repaired on some door edges. Paint will be provided so it matches. Your own painting tools and brushes are required. Need doing ASAP, experienced painter or handyman preferred. - Due date: Before Sunday, 17 September 2023

Install fish finder gps on boat


Toronto NSW, Australia

7th Sep 2023

Install fish finder gps on boat - Due date: Flexible

Replace taps


Bar Beach NSW, Australia

14th Aug 2023

Replace old seized shower taps and shower head. Plumping to the taps. Thank you Ketan

Outstanding! Went above and beyond on a very difficult job. Highly recommend and will call upon again in the future. Thanks Ketan.

Hand rail for rear steps, to be attached to brick house


Georgetown NSW, Australia

10th Aug 2023

attaching hand rail to steps at rear of house, house is brick and there are two steps from rear deck to back yard - Due date: Flexible

Handyman groutwork n steps repair


Boolaroo NSW 2284, Australia

9th Aug 2023

The alfresco needs grouting of tiles The back wooden steps needs replacing Some other wear n tear of sliding doors - Due date: Flexible

Fix my lamps


Newcastle East NSW 2300, Australia

4th Aug 2023

I have two stand lamps, both the fittings for the light bulbs are plastic and have broken. I need both of them re-wired and some sturdy light fittings installed. - Due date: Flexible

Plumb in 2 x taps in kitchen sinks


Beresfield NSW 2322, Australia

3rd Aug 2023

We have 2 sinks, and we need a tap plumbed into each sink - Due date: Flexible

Jumpstart my car


Cooks Hill NSW, Australia

30th Jul 2023

Literally just need someone to jumpstart my car - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 31 July 2023

Very knowledgeable and charismatic guy, helped me without a hitch

Build set of steps from deck to ground level


Edgeworth NSW 2285, Australia

26th Jul 2023

Build set of stairs from back deck down to ground level approximately 5 steps - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 15 August 2023

Supply install wooden steps at side of house to backyard


Toronto NSW, Australia

24th Jul 2023

Measure, supply and install wooden steps at the side of house to access backyard. Photos attached. Wooden panel to match existing wood edging. Invoice to be supplied at end of job. - Due date: Before Friday, 28 July 2023

Efficient and great communication

2 small tree stumps removed


Hamilton DC NSW 2303, Australia

27th Jun 2023

We have the stumps of 2 small trees in our backyard that need removing. There is easy, flat access. We can dispose of the stumps ourselves if necessary. - Due date: Before Monday, 10 July 2023

Small drops of paint on cement. Need pressure cleaning to get it off


Shortland NSW, Australia

26th Jun 2023

Small drops of paint on the cement n rental property. Picture can be shown - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 27 June 2023

Small fence, steps and deck


Rathmines NSW 2283, Australia

22nd Jun 2023

Build a ground level deck against our studio, set of small steps and a pool style fence. - Due date: Flexible

Great work Thank you

Install kaboodle benchtops


Belmont NSW 2280, Australia

21st Jun 2023

Need help installing laminate kaboodle benchtops. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 22 June 2023

Fix recliner chair springs broken, lopsided


Rankin Park NSW, Australia

19th Jun 2023

Recliner chair broken. Need a few spring replaced - Due date: Before Saturday, 22 July 2023

Set up PS4


Rankin Park NSW, Australia

4th Jun 2023

Just bought a PS4 - can’t connect and need help. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 4 June 2023

No fuss - great communication and super efficient

Changing Taps and Tap Spout


Mount Hutton NSW, Australia

25th May 2023

Need to change 4 taps and 2 taps spouts. - Due date: Flexible

HDMI post ps5 repair


Mayfield NSW, Australia

7th May 2023

Ps5 port broken need repair - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8 May 2023

2 small trees taken down and the stumps removed (4 small in total )


Morisset NSW, Australia

4th May 2023

2 small trees and 4 small stumps removed - Due date: Flexible