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  1. Hello, I see that you have some expertise when it comes to the Super Nintendo. I recently purchased a Super Famicom that works almost flawlessly. The only small issue it has is that it outputs a slight buzzing along with the normal audio and I’m not sure what I can do to fix it. If you have any advice you can give me I would greatly appreciate it.

  2. It’s kind of become almost a joke these days that folks will immediately blame everything on bad capacitors, but in this case, buzzing in the audio is one of the few issues that really can be caused by bad caps. I no longer repair SNES consoles as often as I used to a few years ago, so my memory is fuzzy, but I’ve definitely had a few of them with buzzing in the audio that I fixed by recapping them. I didn’t see the issue that often, but in looking at some old notes I wrote to myself at the time it seems that apparently I solved the issue on at least a couple GPM-02 boards by replacing C61.

    As long as you can solder, it’s worth a shot. There aren’t that many electrolytic caps, so you may as well buy a kit from console5 and replace all of them at once, especially since the caps differ depending on the board revision. So even though I can say that C61 was the culprit for me on a GPM-02 board, that wouldn’t really be useful information for you if you have a different board revision. They have a kit for SHVC consoles and one for all later revisions. They’ve also got a list of all the capacitors for all the board revisions.

    If the console with the buzzing sound is an SHVC board and you happen to have another known working SHVC console you can swap the known good sound module into this one and see if it makes a difference. This is something you can try even without soldering, since it just requires a Phillips screwdriver and a 4.5mm gamebit driver to open the console.

  3. Hello smile citrus, I saw your post about the orange and black analog for the ps4.I was wondering if you could sell me the motherboard with the orange and black analog sticks attached.I’ve been looking everywhere for these analog sticks and I would greatly appreciate if could look into this for me,Thanks James

  4. You can find them on Aliexpress. I usually buy the green and blue ones, but I’ve also bought some of the orange and black ones from the listing below and they seem to be identical to the ones on the JDM-055 boards:
    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32886096224.html

    There are also a number of other sellers who also have them for sale and they’re probably all totally fine. I just haven’t personally bought the orange and black ones from other sellers so I can’t say for certain whether they’re good or not. But here’s a pretty good price on 50 of the orange and black ones:
    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32647985040.html
    I haven’t bought from that particular listing before, but I have bought the blue and green ones from the same seller in the past and they’re always original and excellent quality.

  5. Hello it’s James again,I meant to ask you if you could sell me a PS4 motherboard with the orange and black analog sticks attached.I’ve been having some difficulties trying to solder some I have,Thanks

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