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Help with faulty X Arcade joystick

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:51 pm
by Mantas
My X Arcade stick has died :( :( :(

I know it's not the PS2 keyboard or the PC as I have tried a different KB and PC. I suspect it to be the system board but I don't know for sure. I've opened it up and everything looks normal although I did spot some white dust on the board where the chips slot in.

Has anyone else experienced this before and is there something I can do to try to fix it. I'm reluctant to spend another £100+ on another joystick.

Thank you

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:10 pm
by Oh not again!
Email X-Arcade. I had to a while back because my USB thingy port had packed in. They were amazingly helpful and replaced it FoC.

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:22 pm
by Antiriad2097
Failing that, pick up an ipac board and you can rewire it yourself. The ipac is very simple to use even for a novice and at around £20 or so including postage its a bargain. If you can wire a plug, you can connect a joystick and buttons to an ipac.

Posted: Tue Nov 25, 2008 5:27 pm
by oli_lar
X arcade sticks have a lifetime guarantee - get in contact with them