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Hey guys,

Recently i found my N64, and im playing some games i didn't beat, and also playing Zelda: OOT for the 4th time .

Now, my N64 is a nice transparent green, and so is the controller that came with it, but the joystick on it has become flimsy and unresponsive.

Now, i have a second controller laying here, what i want to do is replace the 'guts' of the original controller, with the 'guts' of the newer controller.


However, the newer controller is gray, so the plastic around the plug where you connect the controller is also gray.

Basically i need help on removing the gray/green plastic on the end of the controller, has anyone ever done this/have pointers?

If needed, will provide pics.
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Just play w/ the gray one?
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Just play w/ the gray one?
I would, but this is the original controller, plus i like the color , I guess it's more like a restore project then a mod...
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