(Topic ID: 300651)

EHOH garage not locking balls

By stf_dnx

2 years ago



Topic Stats

  • 9 posts
  • 6 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 2 years ago by stf_dnx
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#1 2 years ago

The garage does not lock the balls or register the shots, once the drop target is down. The ball just go back to the left outlane.
Any clue?

#2 2 years ago

Check the switches . Something needs adjusted . Has this always been an issue or just started .

#3 2 years ago

Thank you.
It's a new issue.
I love this table, but I spend more time maintening than playing...

#4 2 years ago

May not be your issue, but I had fixed wonky garage behavior (on my friend's game) by pulling the guide rail and drilling larger holes for the optos (wire wheeling smooth before reinstalling).

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#5 2 years ago
Quoted from stf_dnx:

Thank you.
It's a new issue.
I love this table, but I spend more time maintening than playing...

Head on over to the Elvira owners thread there is information on this problem. I had the same with mine out of the box. Post 2375 on the Elvira owners thread. There is a post that can be an issue not being aligned and not allowed to go down.

#6 2 years ago
Quoted from aaron6920:

Head on over to the Elvira owners thread there is information on this problem. I had the same with mine out of the box. Post 2375 on the Elvira owners thread. There is a post that can be an issue not being aligned and not allowed to go down.

Great thanks, I saw this post, my issue is different, it's the garage, not the house

#7 2 years ago

Check your garage opto connector.

#8 2 years ago

The garage opto receiver may be off. The transmitters have a guide pin that keeps them straight while it's left up to screw tightness in the receiver side . Make sure the sight hole is clean and reposition then tighten the opto receiver

#9 2 years ago

OK, problem found and solved:
The upper eclip of the post was off and tangled with the spring. Hard to see, but easy to fix.
Thanks for the help everyone!

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