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"Great guy really pleased with his work had my tv put on the wall very happy with the work carried out "

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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 Acton

Sand counter tops

£60

West Acton, Greater London

23rd Sep 2018

We are looking for someone that would be able to help us sand down and varnish / oil counter tops in our flat. As well as possibly help to fill some minor holes in the wall (shelves taken down) and to paint over these areas.

Liam provided a really great quality service sanding down and varnishing counter tops as well as filling holes in the walls. He was quick to respond to us and was really efficient with the job.

Installing Gps in Ford Kuga

£30

West Acton, Greater London

16th Nov 2020

I need someone who can install a gps screen on ford Kuga 2016

Fit a towel rail, bath taps & Sink taps.

£200

West Acton, Greater London

2nd Oct 2018

I have a combi boiler in another room and need a towel rail fitting to a bathroom where an old one is currently. (So the pipes are already there. Replace old bath and sink taps with new ones. There is also a leaky tap on the pipe that supplies the toilet with water, so this needs replacing. I have the taps for the sink and bath and the towel rail. But Ido not have the tap that supplies the water to the toilet.

Carpet fitting on one staircase (13 steps) only.

£35

Acton, Greater London, W3

8th Apr 2018

hi, i need someone who has experience and the neccessary tools to fit a carpet on my flight of stairs in my flat. There are 13 steps. i dont need to replace the underlay, only the carpet. thanks

Replace lamp shade for 5 table lamps

£50

Acton, Greater London, W3

6th Sep 2020

2 lamps are the same dimensions, one is square shape (bottom one side is 30cm, height 30 cm top round is 18cm) - square bottom, one side is 28cm,top-also square 18cm and height 28 cm) -octagonal height 25+4.5cm; one side 26cm, continuation is 11cm, plus 17 cm (same size on the left) this one requires more work and will be more expensive. If the workshop is in West London or SW I can bring shades to the shop