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How to Fix a Thrustmaster Eswap X Pro Controller Trigger

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    • Flip the controller so the backside is facing up.

    • Flip both of the switches away from the center.

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    • Flip the controller over so the top is facing up.

    • Pull out both the joystick and the directional pad modules.

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    • Flip the controller over again so the backside is facing up.

    • Use a spudger to remove five rubber screw covers.

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    • Use a Phillips #1 screwdriver to remove each of the 4.0 mm exposed screws.

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    • Use a Phillips #1 screwdriver to loosen the captive screw and remove the trigger button.

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    • Rotate the controller 90 degrees.

    • Pull off the magnetic side cover.

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    • Lift the back cover slightly from where you removed the trigger button.

    • Use a Q-tip dipped with isopropyl alcohol to clean the surrounding area.

    • Additionally, wipe down the top face of the trigger with a Q-tip.

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    • Reattach the trigger button onto the controller.

    • Use a Phillips #1 screwdriver to tighten the screw securing trigger button.

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    • Use a Phillips #1 screwdriver to reattach the 4.0 mm screws to the back of the controller.

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    • Notice that the notches on the rubber covers correspond with the notches on the screw hole.

    • Reattach the rubber covers above the screws.

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    • Place the joystick and the directional pad modules back in their respective spots.

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    • Reattach the magnetic side cover.

    • The controller is fixed!

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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