The Wii, like all modern non-portable gaming consoles, is particularly demanding in electricity in order to perform the task of the ‘living room entertainment system’ attributed to it. A seperate,dedicated unit converts alternating current to direct, and distributes it to various components depending on their requirements. The power supply unit is a fundamental part of every home appliance, and without it, your console can not work.
Power Supply Damage
Like all devices that require power supply, the Wii may face issues with its PSU, a fact that occurs more often than you might think.
If you face one of the followingΑν αντιμετωπίζετε κάποιο απο τα παρακάτω
- The Wii is not powering on, without any indication of power supply (eg LED lights)
- The console switches off after short periods of operation.
- The external jack is bent/damaged.
Τhen it is very likely your PSU has suffered damage, and you will need to seek a repair service.
Causes of malfunctioning power supply unit:
The most common cause of damage to the power supply of Wii, like all electronic devices, is sudden current spikes. Overvoltage due to a short circuit, lightning, or after a power failure, is often catastrophic, and if you’re lucky, the damage will be contained to the power supply. The poor electrical installation of a house also can shorten the lifespan of the power supply, while a manufacturing defect remains a rare but real scenario. Finally misuse or abuse such as the violent disconnection of the cable can damage and destroy the power supply port.
At EasyService, thanks to the expertise of our staff and our cutting-edge equipment, we are able to diagnose the exact nature and extent of damage to your power supply, and proceed with its immediate repair or replacement.
Trust us your Wii, and spare yourself from stress, hassle, and wasted money!