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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.

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

27 February 2017 12:37 PM
Viewed 350 times
(3 times this month, 4 times this year)

Repairing a defective myki gate at Sunshine station

10 February 2017 18:21 PM
Viewed 429 times
(4 times this month, 3 times this year)

Defective Myki QT device out of service at Parliament station

3 February 2017 11:28 AM
Viewed 327 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 4 times this year)

Vix technician works on a defective myki machine at Flagstaff station

19 January 2017 17:45 PM
Viewed 457 times
(2 times this month, 1 time this year)

Railway station myki reader with the display image skewing

10 January 2017 07:46 AM
Viewed 370 times
(2 times this week, 6 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 2260 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 16 times this year)

Defective Vix myki reader onboard an E class tram

9 December 2016 20:13 PM
Viewed 688 times
(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 9 times this year)

Out of order myki reader onboard a C class tram

15 November 2016 08:59 AM
Viewed 327 times
(2 times this month, 2 times this year)

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

26 August 2016 08:25 AM
Viewed 399 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 5 times this year)

Dead myki reader onboard a tram

5 August 2016 11:56 AM
Viewed 348 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 3 times this year)

Myki reader with a failing LCD screen

22 July 2016 18:28 PM
Viewed 436 times
(1 time this month, 1 time this year)

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

22 July 2016 18:26 PM
Viewed 690 times
(1 time this month, 1 time this year)

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

12 July 2016 13:53 PM
Viewed 427 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 5 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 397 times, 4 times this year)

Vix Myki reader displaying an 'Out of service' message

11 May 2016 08:37 AM
Viewed 483 times, 2 times this year)

Discarded myki receipts litter Yarraman station

12 March 2016 17:15 PM
Viewed 546 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 4 times this year)

Defective myki machine out of service at Flinders Street Station

20 February 2016 01:04 AM
Viewed 932 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this year)

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

29 January 2016 17:49 PM
Viewed 440 times, 1 time this year)

Myki reader stuck on the 'Starting up' message

29 December 2015 09:10 AM
Viewed 553 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 4 times this year)

Vix technician works on a broken set of myki gates

7 December 2015 13:06 PM
Viewed 606 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 10 times this year)

Unwanted Myki receipts on the ground at Keilor Plains station

3 December 2015 09:06 AM
Viewed 530 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 6 times this year)

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

18 November 2015 18:17 PM
Viewed 608 times, 4 times this year)

'Out of order' message displayed on a Vix myki reader

12 November 2015 09:08 AM
Viewed 629 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 6 times this year)

'Gate not in use' flags in place on a set of gates retrofitted with Vix readers

12 November 2015 09:07 AM
Viewed 481 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 6 times this year)
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Viewed 737 times (1 time this week, 25 times this month, 322 times this year)