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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 Aldgate

Sealing the gaps under the kitchen and toilet sink

£55

Whitechapel, Greater London, E1

14th Nov 2019

We have a problem with mice getting into the flat through holes around the kitchen and toilet sink and we need a contractor to fully seal the gaps with mesh wool and sealant (we used foam but mice can chew foam) - also need the mastic around all the skirting in the kitchen so you need to be good with sealing and filling works - some photos as attached - I have sealant and can provide mesh wool too.

Spot/snag fix Painting / touch ups

£55

Whitechapel, Greater London, E1

8th Dec 2018

5 hours of painting - primarily touchup of portions of some sections of walls, ceilings. This is a newly refurbished house but some touchups are required. Cracks to fill, sand and paint. Some flaking paint to repaint. A couple of handrails to add a coat to. I would expect 2-3 hours of prep and a couple of hours of spot painting to do. I will be with you all the time and guide you from spot to spot. I will provide all paints, caulk, fillers etc and you will bring all painting tools.

Fantastic painter - great comms, polite, came with great references/past experience and excellent work ethic. Did exactly as requested and will be happy to call again if the need arises.

Two touch-ups to paint work on wall

£50

Spitalfields, Greater London

25th Feb 2019

We need two patches of paintwork touched up in our office, taking at most 2 hours with two coats applied.

Cut two worktops into 4 sections and attach legs

£100

Spitalfields, Greater London

21st Nov 2018

We need two 3m long worktops cut into two sections each, 4 sections total, and each section to have 4 legs screwed to it.

Goes the extra mile, is punctual, polite and capable. Highly recommended.

Cistern keeps filling even when it’s full. Saneux float valve.

£150

Spitalfields, Greater London

17th Nov 2021

"The cistern keeps filling even when it’s full, hence the dripping in the toilets when it exceeds the limit of the tank. The plastic pipe in the mechanism is broken and needs replacement.” Saneux float valve. I have a second posting for a megaflow which has a small leak. It is at the same flat. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 18th Nov 2021

Spot/snag fix Painting / touch ups - repeat task

£63

Whitechapel, Greater London, E1

16th Dec 2018

5 hours of painting - primarily touchup of portions of some sections of walls, ceilings. This is a newly refurbished house but some touchups are required. Cracks to fill, sand and paint. Some flaking paint to repaint. A couple of handrails to add a coat to. I would expect 2-3 hours of prep and a couple of hours of spot painting to do. I will be with you all the time and guide you from spot to spot. I will provide all paints, caulk, fillers etc and you will bring all painting tools.