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Device
[ … ]Nintendo 64 Contoller
Type
[ … ]technique
Title
[ … ]Nintendo 64 Contoller Technique
Introduction
[ … ]This fix is necessary for the owners of N64 controllers when the joystick becomes too loose over time. If the joystick of a controller is loose, game play becomes difficult. Conditions for this fix include: a flat surface, plenty of light, and a method for keeping track of individual components of the controller. Practice caution when using the knife in this fix.
Time Required Min
30 minutes
Time Required Max
45 minutes
Difficulty
Moderate
Conclusion
[ … ]To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.
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Summary
[ … ]This document will guide a user through a repair for the joystick of a Nintendo 64 controller.

Tools

  • Phillips #0 Screwdriver x1 added.
  • Steel reinforced epoxy x1 added.
  • Small marble x1 15mm in diameter added.
  • Grease dielectric x1 added.
  • Precision Utility Knife x1 added.
  • Cleaning Cloth x1 added.
  • Grease applicator x1 added.
  • Water x1 small amount added.

Parts

  • Nintendo 64 Controller x1 added.

Flags

  • In Progress added.
  • Student In Progress added.

Steps

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