Toys that commonly need repair include train sets, vintage toy guns, vintage dolls, toy-grade radio controlled vehicles and arcade games. Arcade games include video games, pinball machines, and Skee-Ball machines. Dolls range from porcelain figures to plastic talking dolls. There are also robots and space toys.
While some toys wind up, others operate using batteries. Some items, such as toy trains, can be electrical or wound up. Repairs fix moving and missing parts. Power-operated toys lose power; plastic items may break and parts for rolling toys go missing.