1. bagelnomnom

    OP bagelnomnom Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2013
    Messages:
    25
    Country:
    United States
    I was playing on my wii and my wireless controller receiver wasnt working right so I twisted it while it was in the wii and i broke the player one slot. is it possible to fix this or reroute the 4th player slot to be a 1st player one?
     
  2. bagelnomnom

    OP bagelnomnom Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2013
    Messages:
    25
    Country:
    United States
    sorry for bumping this but i really need help
     
  3. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2009
    Messages:
    4,363
    Country:
    United States
    You twisted the wireless receiver? Why would you do that?

    You have to open that Wii up and see the damage.
     
  4. bagelnomnom

    OP bagelnomnom Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2013
    Messages:
    25
    Country:
    United States
    I was trying to pull out the wireless receiver and it got stuck and it was unresponsive so I twisted it. Do I need a tri-wing screwdriver to open it?
     
  5. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2009
    Messages:
    4,363
    Country:
    United States
    Yes, tri-wing screwdriver is needed to open up the Wii.
     
  6. bagelnomnom

    OP bagelnomnom Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2013
    Messages:
    25
    Country:
    United States
    where could I get one of those? Amazon or something?
     
  7. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2009
    Messages:
    4,363
    Country:
    United States
    Amazon or ebay.

    Did you brake off the middle tab that is inside the controller slot or did the entire controller slot brake off?
     
  8. bagelnomnom

    OP bagelnomnom Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2013
    Messages:
    25
    Country:
    United States
    the middle tab on the inside
     
  9. trumpet-205

    trumpet-205 Embrace the darkness within
    Member

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2009
    Messages:
    4,363
    Country:
    United States
    Middle tab is where the contacts are made. In that case you have to salvage GameCube port (not sure if you can replace just one or all 4 of them has to be replaced) from another Wii and solder it onto your Wii. Probably better if you just buy another Wii. I don't know if there is any way to reassign ports on Wii.

    I'm currently selling a GC compatible Wii if you are interested.
    http://gbatemp.net/threads/wii-kit-launch-model-wii-gc-compatible.356029
     
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Hide similar threads Similar threads with keywords - controller, gamecube, broken