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(Topic ID: 242596)

Hobbit trough troubles

By drewbo81

1 year ago

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  • Latest reply 81 days ago by LTG
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#1 1 year ago

I recently acquired a Hobbit gold Smaug edition. Balls were ending early and sometimes 2 balls were being ejected into shooter lane. I was trouble shooting a bit and it seemed vibration from playfield was causing ball to end early as I had glass off and was hitting playfield and end of ball was triggered. Between the distributor and I we deduced that it was probably a flaky opto board in trough. JJP sent me 2 new boards which were installed today and unfortunantely the problem persists and now 2 balls being ejected after ball is ended early. Any help on this matter is appreciated.

Thanx in advance


1 year later
#2 81 days ago

Hi Drew,
Did you ever get a resolution for this? I have same issue and don’t want to replace opto boards if that doesn’t help.


#3 81 days ago
Quoted from Brettskiscorpio:

I have same issue and don’t want to replace opto boards if that doesn’t help.

Sounds like one too many balls in his game.

LTG : )

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