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Myki failures and breakdowns

A galley of the many ways that Melbourne's 'Myki' smartcard ticketing system can let passengers down.

'In service. Processing, please wait' message on a myki reader onboard a tram

11 April 2017 12:09 PM
Viewed 510 times, 32 times this year)

Vix technician fixing a defective set of myki gates at Southern Cross Station

28 February 2017 08:56 AM
Viewed 465 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 41 times this year)

Vix technician works on a defective myki machine at Southern Cross Station

27 February 2017 12:37 PM
Viewed 671 times
(1 time this week, 193 times this year)

Repairing a defective myki gate at Sunshine station

10 February 2017 18:21 PM
Viewed 564 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 48 times this year)

Defective Myki QT device out of service at Parliament station

3 February 2017 11:28 AM
Viewed 453 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 41 times this year)

Vix technician works on a defective myki machine at Flagstaff station

19 January 2017 17:45 PM
Viewed 610 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 49 times this year)

Railway station myki reader with the display image skewing

10 January 2017 07:46 AM
Viewed 539 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 52 times this year)

'Ticket validation disabled' message display on a myki reader onboard a route 30 tram

The bulk of the route is in the free tram zone, so presumably the tram driver doesn't bother logging into the Myki system

3 January 2017 17:36 PM
Viewed 2722 times
(1 time this week, 22 times this month, 123 times this year)

Defective Vix myki reader onboard an E class tram

9 December 2016 20:13 PM
Viewed 933 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 49 times this year)

Out of order myki reader onboard a C class tram

15 November 2016 08:59 AM
Viewed 454 times
(1 time this month, 39 times this year)

Four myki machines at Southern Cross, and no queues in morning peak

26 August 2016 08:25 AM
Viewed 523 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 39 times this year)

Dead myki reader onboard a tram

5 August 2016 11:56 AM
Viewed 503 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 47 times this year)

Myki reader with a failing LCD screen

22 July 2016 18:28 PM
Viewed 561 times
(2 times this week, 44 times this year)

Return of the 'In service' error message on a defective Myki reader

22 July 2016 18:26 PM
Viewed 894 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)

Defective Myki gate in the Elizabeth Street subway at Flinders Street Station

12 July 2016 13:53 PM
Viewed 584 times, 45 times this year)

Myki reader is 'Out of service' but the gate is still showing a green arrow

11 May 2016 08:37 AM
Viewed 517 times
(4 times this month, 41 times this year)

Vix Myki reader displaying an 'Out of service' message

11 May 2016 08:37 AM
Viewed 686 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 45 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts litter Yarraman station

12 March 2016 17:15 PM
Viewed 762 times
(1 time this week, 48 times this year)

Defective myki machine out of service at Flinders Street Station

20 February 2016 01:04 AM
Viewed 1163 times
(3 times this month, 72 times this year)

'Gate not in use' flags across a broken myki gate at Southern Cross

29 January 2016 17:49 PM
Viewed 576 times, 45 times this year)

Myki reader stuck on the 'Starting up' message

29 December 2015 09:10 AM
Viewed 722 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 48 times this year)

Vix technician works on a broken set of myki gates

7 December 2015 13:06 PM
Viewed 847 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 79 times this year)

Unwanted Myki receipts on the ground at Keilor Plains station

3 December 2015 09:06 AM
Viewed 691 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 46 times this year)

Myki reader stuck on the 'In service / Processing: please wait' message

18 November 2015 18:17 PM
Viewed 752 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 46 times this year)
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Viewed 1354 times (5 times this week, 1 time this month, 24 times this year)