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Xbox 360 Controller right trigger doesnt work

Anyone have any idea y the right trigger doesnt work anymore? il take it apart to fix it

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  • Anonymous Nov 23, 2008

    i have the same problem too, ive taken my controller apart but there doesnt seem to be any damage done. Is there anything that i can do?

  • hilljosh12 Apr 04, 2009

    originally i would shoud fast in cod waw with a rifle.  i can shoot but it goes like this:  boom..............boom.................boom i need help

  • Anonymous Apr 05, 2009

    left trigger wont work worth sh!@ can anyone help

  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2009

    my rigth joystique aint work and my 2 trigger and no it not my conttroer it work with xbox 360

  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    trigger is automatically active whether or not i'm holding it down

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Your controller is most likely exhibiting a hardware failure. Taking apart the device voids your warranty. When a button does not work anymore, it is safe to say that you will need to buy a new controller.

The Logitech Chillstream Gamepad is only $20 and works in the same fashion as the XBOX 360 Controller (uses the same xb360 XInput controller driver too!)

Give that a look.

Posted on Aug 25, 2008

  • Friendo Nov 23, 2010

    Best way to fix it is to put a NO switch on 1st (top if bottom of controller facing ou) and 2nd. Lose analog function but it works great. More than likely it is just a spring or assembly of the trigger you mashed to hard. Controller probably works great

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Simple as a worn out part. The right trigger is the default fire button for most, if not all, first person shooters. The trigger has a button behind it that needs replacing. Get an old controller and take either the R or L trigger button off the board. Take the right button off your controller and do a simple swap. Need soldering skills or know somebody who does. BTW the most common part that wears out is the R analog stick. Sticks top right for some reason and your character starts drifting or moving on its own, quite irritating really.

Posted on May 03, 2013

Nah you're fucked

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

  • paledrome May 03, 2013

    Quite the sniveling coward indeed! Unproductive script!

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