Fixing is better than trashing, and often it is not even that hard!
Knowing the exact name of the broken device and the materials you're working with will help you a lot. In this category, besides instructions you may find special tools that you rarely need and won't have to buy yourself as someone else in the community is sharing theirs.
Being able (and willing) to fix things is not just the old way of doing things but an important staple of the "Maker" culture. Hopefully it will see a renaissance in the very near future - check out this interesting article about Edinburgh Remakery, for example!
This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.