PSP Power Switch Replacement
PSP Power Switch can be repaired fairly quickly.
There are two methods for fixing it, one is purchase a new switch or a whole new
I have seen many sites on the internet where they are selling the power switch
and not telling you how to put them in.
The most cost effective is to replace the switch, It does require soldering and
some other tools.
You can also replace the whole Power Button and ABXY board. This is usually
unnecessary unless one of your buttons or LED is not working also.
Here we are going to show you how to solder on a new
switch to your board.
|Use Extreme Caution when removing the
old switch, The solder pads on the board can be lifted off VERY easily.
If you pry on the wrong part you might not be able to
repair this part, and you will need to purchase a new Power Board.
|1. Tools for opening your PSP
2. Diagonal wire snips
3. Soldering Iron and solder.
4. New switch
Disassembly guide until Step# 6 (omitting step 5)
Replacing The Power Switch
Hopefully this was a success for you. Luckily if you don't
feel comfortable doing this or couldn't get this fixed you can
purchase a new board.