Category Archives: Repairs (Videos and Pics)

July 21

CLIFFY’S PINBALL PROTECTORS FULL INSTALL ON IRON MAIDEN LE (VIDEO INSTALL)

In this video, I install six Cliffy’s Pinball Protectors on a Stern Iron Maiden LE pinball machine.  The protectors consist of the Drop Downs, Mode Ramp, In Lane, and Shooter Lane protectors.  The whole process took about one hour to accomplish. The protectors look great as do all of Cliffy’s products.  They fit perfectly and […]

March 25

PINBALL REPAIR : REPAIRING TED’S BULLDOZER FRONT ON WILLIAM’S ROAD SHOW. MOTOR REBUILD AND PARTS REPLACEMENT. (VIDEO)

In this video I show how to rebuild the motor that raises and lowers the bulldozer front of Ted on my Road Show pinball machine.  I was having issues with the front of Ted fully raising to allow access to his mouth during multi-ball.  I rebuilt the motor and replaced some parts to get the […]

February 11

PINBALL RESTORATION : CLEANING A TWILIGHT ZONE PINBALL MACHINE

In this video, I show some of the steps that I use to clean my pinball machines.  I show some techniques and also some cleaning products that are used during the process. VIDEO : SimiChrome Metal Polish : https://www.amazon.com/Metal-Polish-Simichrome-Grams-8-82/dp/B004F5BDIO/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1518319601&sr=8-2&keywords=simichrome&dpID=51ILMnzDD0L&preST=_SY300_QL70_&dpSrc=srch Exfoliating Round Pads : https://www.target.com/p/exfoliating-cotton-rounds-100ct-up-up-153/-/A-14070170#lnk=sametab Pure 3X Paste Wax : https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003UWQFKY/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Super Lube Synthetic Grease : […]

December 06

NEWS : STERN SERVICE BULLETINS FOR SPIKE 1 AND 2 GAMES

  Stern has posted two service bulletins for Spike 1 and Spike 2 games.  These games include Ghost Busters, Aerosmith, Batman, and Star Wars (All Models).  Read below for the details and how to repair. Service Bulletin # 189 http://www.sternpinball.com/upload/service-bulletins/service-bulletin-189-core-node-stabilization/2235/Stern-SB189.pdf   Service Bulletin # 190 http://www.sternpinball.com/upload/service-bulletins/service-bulletin-190-core-node-capacitor-service/2236/Stern-SB190.pdf

October 21

PINBALL REPAIR : PINBALL UNIVERSE GAME BLADES AND INSIDE OF CABINET PROTECTOR : VIDEO REVIEW

This video shows how to install a product by Pinball Universe. The product are protectors that protect the inside of the pinball cabinet and game blades on your pinball machine. When the playfield is lifted up and down, the protectors prevent scratching of the inside of the cabinet and damage to your game blades. The […]

September 17

CLIFFY’S PINBALL PROTECTORS FULL INSTALL ON JERSEY JACK’S DIALED IN (VIDEO INSTALL)

In this video, I install four Cliffy’s Pinball Protectors on a Jersey Jack Dialed In.  The protectors consist of the Sim Card scoop, Cell Phone scoop, Skill Shot, and the Shooter Lane protectors.  The whole process took about one hour to accomplish. The protectors look great as do all of Cliffy’s products.  They fit perfectly […]

May 05

REPAIRS : INSTALLING MINI DISPLAY SHOWING 5 VOLTS ON WILLIAMS / BALLY PINBALL MACHINES : VIDEO

In this video I show how to install a mini display.  The mini display shows how much voltage the pinball machine is producing.  It is a great mod to let you know if your machine is producing 5 volts or less at a glance. I got the idea from watching Clay Harrel’s Pinball Ninja repair […]

January 07

Repairs : Scoleri Bros and Air Ball Protector Repair Video For Stern’s Ghostbusters Pinball.

I was having issues with massive air balls and the Scoleri Bros drop downs not working on my Ghostbusters Premium.  In this video I show how I fixed the drop downs with the stretching of the stock spring on the game.  Also I installed a plastic protector piece that my friend Joe designed to alleviate […]

January 05

Repairs : The Canadian Arcade Posts Monster Bash Cabinet Decal Install Video

The guys at The Canadian Arcade has posted a video showing the decal installation of a Williams Monster Bash.

November 22

MOD INSTALLS : CLIFFY’S PROTECTORS INSTALL VIDEO ON GHOSTBUSTERS PREMIUM

I just installed Cliffy’s protectors on my GhostBusters Premium pinball machine.  The video covers the shooter lane, drop targets, outhole drain, and universal switch slot protectors. To Order, Email Cliff @ : crinear@comcast.net Cliffy’s Protector Website : http://www.passionforpinball.com/