Category Archives: Repairs (Videos and Pics)

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 Advertisements

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/

November 20

PINBALL REPAIR : REPAIR VIDEO : GHOSTBUSTERS SERVICE BULLETIN # 188. GHOSTBUSTERS FLASHER #129 REPAIR

I created a video showing the repair of the service bulletin Stern released for GhostBusters pinball machine fixing the flasher and the metal of the up kicker assembly.

November 19

NEWS : Ghostbusters Service Bulletin # 188. Ghostbusters Flasher #129 Repair

This document from Stern shows how to protect the metal outkick hole from shorting out the flasher underneath the plastic. I protected my outkick hole with electrical tape on the metal of the assembly but doing it Stern recommends will work also.

October 07

PINBALL REPAIR : FIXING METALLICA LE/PREMIUM COFFIN MAGNET

While playing a game on my Metallica LE pinball machine, I noticed that the magnet which usually grabs the ball for the coffin multi-ball was not working.  The ball would register hits on the block of the hammer, but never actually activate the magnet to lock a ball.  Upon researching the pinball machine and looking at […]