Xbox Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh

Xbox Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh

Xbox Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh.  Starting the opening process of the Xbox Series X, removing the first screw along with the Microsoft Warranty Sticker.


Xbox Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh, At City PC Repairs our most common repair with the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S Console is an Xbox Series X than shows no display when powered on.  This can be caused by a number of things.

  • The console could have been dropped or fallen off a shelf whilst the Xbox Series X was still connected to the power and or the HDMI cable to the TV/Monitor.
  • The user has managed to damaged the Series X HDMI port when connecting or disconnecting the HDMI cable.
  • If the power is connected to the Xbox Series X and the HDMI cable is connected, a short can sometimes damage the Retimer Chip on the Xbox motherboard.  This would result in a no signal to the TV but the HDMI port itself would almost certainly be fine.

Why Choose City PC Repairs to repair my Xbox Series X HDMI Port

  • We only use original Xbox Series X Parts.
  • All Series X repairs have at least a 6 month warranty, sometimes longer.
  • Our Xbox repairs are competitively priced.
  • Most repairs are completed within 24 to 48 hours.

Xbox Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh

At City PC Repairs we have invested in the some of the best tools, Microscopes Etc to enable us to replace your Xbox HDMI port and have it last as long as the original port.  No corners cut and no shoddy workshop practices as we have seen previously.

In this article we shall take you through the process of stripping the Xbox Series X down, removing and replacing the faulty HDMI port, and the reassembly of the Series X Console.  This may look easy but its not.  This is a job for an experienced technician capable of soldering/ micro soldering to a good level.  We have seen a number of Xbox consoles where the has tried this repair.  In many cases the console has been damaged beyond repair, please not this when considering your options.

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XBOX Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh

Removal of the top cooling fan.  This is the fan that seems to get really bunged up with dust.  The only way to clean it correctly is by removing it.


XBOX Series X HDMI Repair Edinburgh

A side view of the Series X component layout.

Series X HDMI Port Repairs Edinburgh

All the peripheral cables and connections removed.  In the process of removing the main motherboard.

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Applying flux to the new HDMI port.  This helps in making a good clean non contaminated connection to the cleaned motherboard.

Xbox Consoles Repairs Edinburgh – City PC Repairs Elgin Terrace, Edinburgh

At City PC Repairs we offer a full repair service for the following consoles.  Even if your console seems to be working fine.  We also offer a cleaning service for any gaming console.

Xbox One S

Xbox One X

PS 4

Ps 5

Xbox Series S

Xbox Series X

Nintendo Switch

Click or call for you your free fixed price console repair quote.  0131 661 9591, ask for John.

Microsoft Consoles Repairs Edinburgh

Finally the new HDMI port has been affixed.  An extra few minutes to make sure the connection is secure and the pins all align perfectly.

Xbox Series X Repairs in Leith, Edinburgh – F.A.Q


Q.  How much will it cost to have my Xbox Series X HDMI port repaired or replaced?

A.  Please call 0131 661 9591 for current pricing, ask for John.


Q.  How long will it take to repair or replace my Series X HDMI port?

A.  Usually this is a same or next day service, may be longer should the damage be extensive.  The pads of the motherboard may be pulled etc..  This may take an extra day to repair properly.


Q.  Will I need to back up my Xbox games and game saves?

A.  No, all your data should be as it was when we received the Xbox at our Edinburgh Shop.  Games saved etc should be backed up on the Microsoft Cloud.


Q.  Will the repair void my Microsoft Xbox warranty?

A.  Tricky one this.  A repair should not void the warranty.  If concerned then please contact Microsoft direct to check first.


Q.  Will I be charged should you not be able to fix my Microsoft Xbox Series X Console?

A.  Generally not, in a few small cases we may ask for a contribution towards some of our time.  This will be discussed with you before hand.


Q.  If I post/courier my console to you, who is resposible for postage cost?

A.  The customer is responsible for postage/courier costs both ways.

Xbox Repairs Services by Post/Courier

City PC repairs offers a Xbox Series X repair service by post and courier, we accept Xbox consoles by post and courier to the following address.

City PC Repairs

14 Elgin Terrace



0131 661 9591

Please use an insured, tracked and traced service, please include your full contact details so we can call you once your Xbox arrives safely with us.  We accept Xbox gaming consoles from all over Scotland.  We accept no liability for any missing consoles in the post to us.

If unsure about your Xbox Console repair then please call 0131 661 9591 and ask for John, we can then offer the correct advice and guide you appropriately.

Please not we no longer perform any repairs for console controllers, wether this be Playstation, Nintendo or Xbox.