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  1. I should figure the senior moderators at this...

    I should figure the senior moderators at this site would have a bit more tact than to troll people asking serious technical questions with unfunny eight-year-old memes. They're certainly setting a...
  2. It doesn't help. I need more specific information.

    It doesn't help. I need more specific information.
  3. Where does a small square washer go inside the Wii?

    I was reassembling my Wii after a disc drive repair job, when I noticed that the faceplate would not close, and heard a rattling noise when I tilted the system. When I opened the Wii back up a small,...
  4. Alright, I talked to the seller about the...

    Alright, I talked to the seller about the problem. He says he's going to replace it with a drive that won't scratch discs after I send it back. Hope he follows through on that.
  5. Strange development...I tested a blank CD-R in...

    Strange development...I tested a blank CD-R in the drive, and got a different scratch pattern:

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    For the record, the replacement drive has a completely differently shaped logic board and...
  6. My camera is lent to a relative right now, so...

    My camera is lent to a relative right now, so here's a drawing of roughly where the scratches appear (click to enlarge):

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    There are no circular scratches, so this must be happening when the...
  7. Wii DVD drive scratches discs in pattern

    Sorry for creating another thread. I wouldn't have if I could edit thread titles.

    I recently replaced my Wii's disc drive to fix the noise and disc reading problems. My new drive plays games fine,...
  8. Update I successfully disassembled the Wii and...

    Update

    I successfully disassembled the Wii and replaced the drive with the tools I already had! It was just a problem of leverage. I tried different angles and positions until I got it.

    So far...
  9. The smallest Phillips I have is a #0 and I can't...

    The smallest Phillips I have is a #0 and I can't get any grip with that. The local hardware store doesn't stock anything smaller. #000 is the smallest size, but I think that's only used in certain...
  10. Didn't help at all. I'm going to have to get a...

    Didn't help at all. I'm going to have to get a properly sized Phillips head and give that a try before resorting to measures like drilling. What's the exact size I need?
  11. I have a triwing and got all the exterior triwing...

    I have a triwing and got all the exterior triwing screws out without any problems. The issue is those little phillips ones.
  12. No Guts, No Glory: Wii Disassembly and the Optic Blues

    My Wii's DVD drive (bought at launch in 2006) is very noisy and can no longer play dual-layer discs, so I need to open it up and replace/repair it. Using the official cleaning kit didn't help.
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