By tami5774 ยท 4 replies
Dec 18, 2006
  1. i have a game cube for my son and the reset button sticks so bad that the lid wont stay shut it there a way to get a new reset button or is there something else i need to repair
  2. N1Hawk

    N1Hawk TS Rookie Posts: 222

    is it still under warrenty from the store where you bought it from?
  3. tami5774

    tami5774 TS Rookie Topic Starter


    no it was bought over 2 years ago
  4. N1Hawk

    N1Hawk TS Rookie Posts: 222

  5. NES Master

    NES Master TS Rookie

    The gamecube Reset and door buttons stick because of poor design that didn't take into account the continual use. These plastic buttons stick because they have over time literally become rough around the edges. The problem can be fixed rather easily by a couple methods. If you have the security bit and can open your gamecube, just take the reset or door button out (by squeezing plastic clamp locks toward each other and pushing out). Next take some fine sandpaper and sand around the button, and inside the hole. It only takes a minute or so. When you replace it, the button will work fine. Hope that helps some of you.
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