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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 Soho

Painting touch ups, bathroom plug, door handle fix

£70

Charing Cross, Greater London

11th Aug 2021

Skirting boards and marks on walls need a paint touch up (not entirety of flat). Bathroom plug needs reassembling Part of the handle mechanism for a cupboard door has come off.

Install water filter and replace 3 taps

£250

Charing Cross, Greater London

30th Jan 2021

Bathroom sink mixer tap to be replaced- Access will need to be obtained through careful removal of exiting tiles. . At the same time the mixer tap of the bath is to be replaced with one that matches the new sink tap. Access to the bath taps is restricted, but they have recently been replaced without too much difficulty. The bath side panel is being replaced with a Croydex storage panel. This will need slight “cutting in” to ensure a good fit and a seal can be achieved. Additionally, the kitchen sink tap is to be replaced, taking the opportunity to install an in-line water filter to the cold supply. In addition to reinstatement of the sink, creating a solution around bath to fill a void that exists (possible need 30 6” tiles) also to extend the splash back to enable showering over the bath. (Approx 80 6” tiles) Taps & filters supplied

I need lampshade replaced

£50

Charing Cross, Greater London

6th Sep 2020

silk shade with silk lining the bottom is 40 cm (one side - square) the top is round one side is 18 cm height of the shade is 30 cm

Rewire two Lamps to UK plug (from EU)

£80

Chinatown, Greater London

17th Jan 2020

I have two vintage lamps which need rewiring from EU to UK, and a new UK plug adding to each. We are in central London. Thanks, A

Replace 2 x sink taps

£80

Chinatown, Greater London

3rd Jan 2019

Small toilet needs a new set of taps purchased and installed. Cost must include 2 new taps hot and cold. Work can be done anytime of day 11am-9pm

Great service. On time, purchased taps for us and fitted, clean work! Will be using again

Bath taps and shower head fitted

£120

Charing Cross, Greater London

3rd Aug 2021

Need to replace my old bath taps and shower head to new ones

Repair leaky taps and toilet

£100

Charing Cross, Greater London

2nd Dec 2020

Repair leaky kitchen tap that leaks from where the spout swivels. Repair small drip from where the toilet waste pipe meets the flexipipe. Repair leaky bathroom tap Repair broken double socket in kitche. need to bring washers & new white double socket.

Painting and touch ups

£150

Charing Cross, Greater London

2nd Aug 2020

Fill ceiling where paint has come away and paint over. Paint bedroom door - inside only. May have to sand over one area to repaint.

No heat or hot water coming from taps

£100

Charing Cross, Greater London

27th Apr 2019

Not too sure as this has never happened before. But as stated above, i am not getting any heat or hot water in my property anymore

Patient and steps laid

£3,000

Charing Cross, Greater London

4th Sep 2021

Wall built and patio and steps laid

Curtain pole put up. Nets. Lampshade small paintwo

£80

Charing Cross, Greater London

15th May 2021

Put up curtain pole on kitchen window with net. Hang lampshade. Paint over stain on window and ceiling.

Boarding up some gaps

£30

Charing Cross, Greater London

31st Oct 2020

I have gaps on the top of my kitchen cupboards. Cat keeps falling behind them and getting stuck

Build wardrobe in upstairs master bedroom

£100

Charing Cross, Greater London

14th Jun 2020

3 meters in width, depth 60cm and height 239cm. We have 6 doors and 6 drawers.

Free (unstick) my hot taps.

£30

Charing Cross, Greater London

23rd Apr 2019

The hot taps - one over the bathroom basin, the other over the bath are stiff/stuck. Cannot turn them on. I WANT to use hot water to wash.

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