(Topic ID: 306546)

Problems with Morph

By Teutone

7 months ago



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  • Alien Heighway Pinball, 2017
#1 7 months ago

Hello everyone,

More a months ago I bought a Highway Alien LE. Nice pinball, but from time to time I got problems with the Morph control. In the first games the Morph worked so lala but in the test run I always got the disturbance "Stuck sw. error". What is the "stuck sw." .

After a long search in relevant forums, I got the answer. I'm opening the morph head and saw that the "stuck sw" did not run into the notch! By stitching the switch back by 10mm I got it back in the notch and the switch also showed the switch positions.

Positions of the rod set in the test run, everything looked great. Only if I now go back to the game and the flipper drives a test, the bar will be driven to the playing surface and stays there?

Have now addressed the PB team and claims it would be a software issue if the setting in the test is ok, but this setting is not converted into the game mode. PB team answers it would not be a software issue, it's just a setting thing.

Now the question to the forum, does anyone have the same problem and can help me find the error?

7 months later
#2 16 days ago

Hello forum, for everyone who is annoyed by the HW Alien, I finally solved the problem with the morph and it works great.
Troubleshooting:
1. the switch that queries the end position of the rod has been moved 5mm to the left, to achieve a higher stability of the switch.
2. set the pick-up limit switch so that no error is displayed from the test display on the screen during retraction and extension.

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