Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller
You could allso try a short term solution which stops them sticking for between 1 hour and 3 hours at a time when they start to stick just rub a bit of water/spit around the buttons the part that dissapears into the controller when you press it this will losen the friction so it shouldnt stick intill it drys
Posted on Oct 19, 2007
Dude, all you need is a toothbrush, and hot water. Wet the toothbrush with the hot water and brush the gaps between the buttons and the controller. It will work. I do it all the time.
Posted on Jul 22, 2008
There are 7 screws to take out, then it comes apart really easy. the hidden one is under the serial number.
Posted on Apr 07, 2008
Well, it seems like someone have played on the xbox very violently for the keys to get stuck like that. You could go to the retailer and try to get it exchange.
Posted on Jul 01, 2007
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There could multiple things wrong, and hopefully nothing serious. Here is a complete list of some problems and solutions that can be wrong with the analog stick.
1. The Left analog stick may be sticky. If you eat greasy foods while playing your Xbox 360 console, try to avoid this from now on. Grease from food particles may slip into the analog stick, and make it sticky, causing the analog to move constantly to one fixed position. Please look at the next problem and solution ahead before attempting to remove your controller with a screwdriver. Here is a complete guide on how to access the inside of an Xbox controller.
2. There may be a simple glitch in configuration. Try turning off your Xbox 360 controller by holding the Xbox Guide button for approx 4 seconds untill a menu comes up. Select "Turn off controller". After doing so, try turning on your controller again. If the problem persists, there may be a greasy analog stick, or an object that broke that holds the analog stick together. Go back to problem/soltution #1.
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