Troubleshooter
Borderlands 3
SMG Guide

Troubleshooter

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  • Weapon Type:
    SMG
  • Rarity:
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer:
    Hyperion
  • Content:
    Director's Cut
  • Elements:
    Non Elemental
Sep 21, 2021 10:59
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Troubleshooter - Details

Troubleshooter (SMG-BL3)
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Troubleshooter - Description

The Legendary SMG Troubleshooter is manufactured by Hyperion and comes from the Borderlands 3 Director's Cut - Upgrade Pack.

The Troubleshooter shoots Orbs of a random Element that ricochet of Surfaces.
Hitting and enemy changes the Troubleshooter's Element so its effective against that enemy.

Hyperion - Info

Sustained fire increases Hyperion weapons accuracy.
They have a small +5% Critical Hit damage bonus.

Aiming activates a Front-Facing Shield that protects the front of the user.
Killing enemies immediately reactivates a broken shield.
There are 4 types of Hyperion Weapon Shields.

Troubleshooter - Variants

  • Anointment:
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints:
    available
    none
  • Weapon Parts:
    variations
    fixed parts
  • Splash Radius:
  • Listed Projectiles:
  • Ammo/Shot:
  • Element Variants:

    Non Elemental

Manufacturer Variations:

The Troubleshooter comes with 1 of 4 Front-Facing Weapon Shields.
Each is activated by aiming and protects from frontal damage.

  • Hyperion Shield (Blue)
    +15% Weapon Shield Capacity
    -5% Reload Time
  • Genesis Shield (Green)
    +10% Accuracy
    +5% Fire Rate
    Absorbs projectiles into your magazine.
  • Amped Shield (Purple)
    -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Damage
    Taking damage stacks +5% Damage.
    Each stack lasts 6s.
  • Redirect Shield (Beige)
    -30% Recoil (height)
    +10% Accuracy
    Reflects melee/projectile damage back at attackers.

Troubleshooter - SMG Parts

A single number in the top right of parts show its rarity.
Parts with a number < 1 are less common and parts with a number > 1 are more common.

Body Accessories:
1 OR 2
  • Accessory B
    +25% Weapon Shield
  • Accessory C
    +10% Crit Damage
Magazines:
  • 25 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.7s
    +10% Damage
  • 35 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.0
  • 45 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.3
    -10% Damage
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    -5% Reload Time
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Grip 2
    -30% Recoil (Height)
    +10% Accuracy
  • 0.5
    Troubleshooter 3
    +10% Crit Damage
    +5% Damage
    -1 Shot Cost
Stocks:
  • Stock 1
    -30% Recoil (Width)
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Stock 2
    +20% Accuracy
  • Stock 3
    +15% Recoil (Height)
    +5% Damage
Rail:
  • Rail 1
    +15% Weapon Shield
  • Rail 2
    -5% Reload Time
  • Rail 3
    +10% Magazine Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage

Troubleshooter - Buffs & Nerfs

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Troubleshooter - How to Farm

Troubleshooter - Source Details

Troubleshooter's Drop-Rates and all Sources:

Grinder Recipe

Assault Rifle EpicLaser EpicLauncher EpicPistol EpicShotgun EpicSMG EpicSniper EpicAssault Rifle UncommonShotgun UncommonSniper UncommonAny Legendary Weapon
plus
Any Legendary WeaponAssault Rifle UncommonShotgun UncommonSniper Uncommon
plus
Any Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon Weapon
equals
Assault Rifle LegendaryLaser LegendaryPistol LegendaryShotgun LegendarySMG LegendarySniper LegendaryAssault Rifle RareShotgun RareSniper RareAny Legendary Weapon

Vault Card - Welcome to Pandora

Vault Card #2

Vault Card Items can be obtained by leveling up the Vault Card.
They can be unlocked with 5 keys and can be rerolled afterwards for another 5 keys.

They can also be obtained when opening a chest in the Vault Card.

Director's Cut - Upgrade Pack

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