Introduction

This guide will help you install the C Stick. The C Stick is the yellow joystick. This guide should be helpful if the C Stick has gone rogue.

Parts

No parts required.

Place the controller (buttons down) on a solid surface.
  • Place the controller (buttons down) on a solid surface.

  • Remove the six 9.2mm Tri-wing Y0 screws that hold the back panel in place.

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Gently lift the back panel up, separating it from the front panel.
  • Gently lift the back panel up, separating it from the front panel.

  • Some of the buttons may fall out if they are knocked around.

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Grab the Z-button by the peg with tweezers and lift it out of the controller. During re-assembly, make sure the plastic rim and spring fit into the slot provided, or else the case will not shut.
  • Grab the Z-button by the peg with tweezers and lift it out of the controller.

  • During re-assembly, make sure the plastic rim and spring fit into the slot provided, or else the case will not shut.

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Carefully unhook the cable that is looped around the peg.
  • Carefully unhook the cable that is looped around the peg.

Um can soneone explain the peg and cable part? I dont understand it...

Tyler Goamez - Reply

I would say that the cable is somehow "hooked" to the case and you have to get the cable away from the case so that you can pull out the board

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Lift the circuit board out of the controller.
  • Lift the circuit board out of the controller.

    • Do not grab the rumble motor to lift the circuit board as shown in the picture. It will in many cases just remove the rumble motor. Instead, grab the edges of the board.

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Use your fingers to grab the two sides of the connector and gently wiggle out. Be sure not to pull on the cables.  This may pull the cables out and damage your device even more. Be sure not to pull on the cables.  This may pull the cables out and damage your device even more.
  • Use your fingers to grab the two sides of the connector and gently wiggle out.

  • Be sure not to pull on the cables. This may pull the cables out and damage your device even more.

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Grab the yellow cover by the base and pull it off. During reassembly, make sure the slots inside the joy stick line up so they can fit back together.
  • Grab the yellow cover by the base and pull it off.

  • During reassembly, make sure the slots inside the joy stick line up so they can fit back together.

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Conclusion

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

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This doesnt help by c stick is broken and i need help. Up and down work just fine on it, but it doesnt rgister left and right. Anybody have any help?

Shane Roy - Reply

I did a mod on it and it worked fine until then but its really weird that left and right arent working but up and down are i couldve accidentally got hot glue in there... Any way to buy an entirely new c stick unit?

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