(Topic ID: 266649)

Fun House can't enter initials for top score


By Jeffboy

75 days ago



Topic Stats

  • 7 posts
  • 5 Pinsiders participating
  • Latest reply 68 days ago by Jeffboy
  • Topic is favorited by 2 Pinsiders

You

Linked Games

Topic Gallery

There have been 3 images uploaded to this topic. (View topic image gallery).

20200121_165523 (resized).jpg
20200303_111616 (resized).jpg
20200312_172542_HDR (resized).jpg

#1 75 days ago

I just completed a complete restoration of my funhouse. Everything is working perfectly but can't enter the initials for high score. the flipper coils were rebuilt and work great but the test report says the flippers aren't working and i don't think the CPU sees the flippers. where to start?

20200312_172542_HDR (resized).jpg
#2 75 days ago

Check all the connectors on the CPU.

#3 75 days ago

Same issue trying to use both flipper buttons?

Your game has the WPC board set?

#4 75 days ago

Check the power driver board. Specifically U7 and U8, the signal for the flipper buttons runs through there to tell the CPU board they are being pressed. It's not uncommon for those to fail.

#5 75 days ago
Quoted from atrainn:

It's not uncommon for those to fail.

But it is uncommon for both of them to fail.
Good lead though.

First, as pinballmaniac40 mentioned, does your FH have the WPC board set in it?
Second, is your driver board a -1 version, with the flipper relay "cube" on it?
Third, does your MPU show any alkaline corrosion on it? There are a couple of traces that lead to the 4N25s on the driver board (via the ribbon) that can be compromised.
--
Chris Hibler - CARGPB #31
http://www.ChrisHiblerPinball.com/Contact
http://www.PinWiki.com - The Place to go for Pinball Repair Info

1 week later
#6 68 days ago

Thank you all for the responds, it been a crazy week over here. I should have time this weekend to to follow up the the suggested repairs.

20200121_165523 (resized).jpg20200303_111616 (resized).jpg
#7 68 days ago

Thanks to all who posted, sorry for the delayed responded it been crazy around here. I should have time this weekend. Thanks again.

Promoted items from the Pinside Marketplace
$ 48.00
Cabinet - Other
ModFather Pinball Mods
From: $ 42.00
Cabinet - Shooter Rods
ModFather Pinball Mods
From: $ 18.00
Apparel - Men
Pinside Shop
$ 139.95
Cabinet - Shooter Rods
Super Skill Shot Shop
$ 55.00
Gameroom - Decorations
Pinball Photos
$ 4.49
Electronics
Yorktown Arcade Supply
$ 42.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
ModFather Pinball Mods
$ 150.00
Lighting - Interactive
Professor Pinball
From: $ 20.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
ModFather Pinball Mods
$ 37.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
The MOD Couple
$ 79.99
Cabinet - Armor And Blades
PinGraffix Pinside Shop
From: $ 5,799.00
Pinball Machine
Great American Pinball
$ 95.00
Playfield - Toys/Add-ons
M&M Mods
$ 149.00
Displays
Boston Pinball Company
$ 5,899.00
Pinball Machine
Operation Pinball
From: $ 175.00
Gameroom - Decorations
Pinball Photos
$ 50.00
$ 48.00
Cabinet - Other
ModFather Pinball Mods
$ 45.99

Hey there! Got a moment?

Great to see you're enjoying Pinside! Did you know Pinside is able to run thanks to donations from our visitors? Please donate to Pinside, support the site and get anext to your username to show for it! Donate to Pinside