(Topic ID: 151749)

Atlantis slingshots and bumpers not working


By Red97

3 years ago



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  • Latest reply 3 years ago by wayout440
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#1 3 years ago

Atlantis (1989)
Suddenly the bumpers and sling shots stopped working, after cycling the power they would work again. Now a month later they have stopped working completely. I haven't looked into it yet but any ideas where to start would be great.

#2 3 years ago

Kind of odd, maybe more than one problem. There's a 2A under playfield fuse for the slings, this also feeds the popper kicker, so if the popper kicker isn't working either you might check that. The bumpers are fused separately with all the other coils in the game, so it isn't likely unless none of the coils are working - that's a 1A under playfield fuse. After checking for +43VDC at the bumper coils, I'd check the connectors for triggering at the CPU. The bumper triggers from connectors at the CPU board noted on the schematics as follows:
CJ8-6 Right bumper
CJ8-7 Middle bumper
CJ6-4 left bumper

#3 3 years ago

I checked the fuses last night and there all good. The popper kicker still works. I'm gonna look into it more tonight.

#4 3 years ago

Fixed!! It was the CPU connectors. Had 3 or 4 that where extremely loose. Thanks wayout400

#5 3 years ago

Very cool. Enjoy!

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