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(Topic ID: 199817)

TOTAN switch issue


By bsbdmd83

3 years ago



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#1 3 years ago

I am having a check switch F6 on my TOTAN I am working on. The switch guide shows it as a UR flipper opto. which I am going to assume is the opto that controls the metal spikes that come up to save the ball drain on the right side. I see the upper opto under the plastic above and the opposing opto is underneath the mechanism itself. The system works correctly as I have played games and this mechanisms works as it should but I would like to clear this mechanism. I go to switch test and pass a ball between optos and nothing but I am not sure how else to test this opto. Any owners of techs had this issue and any guidance is appreciated

#2 3 years ago

Found it- bad opto board. I am also having the vanishing magnet is broken but it all functions fine- I am on software 1.4

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#3 3 years ago
Quoted from bsbdmd83:

I am also having the vanishing magnet is broken but it all functions fine

I had this error when the microswitch in the subway just in front of the vanishing magnet was flaky/sticky. I replaced this switch and it fixed the error

This is the switch:

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