All bought NDS Lite system's GBA covers were gone!

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by userme, Apr 28, 2009.

  1. userme
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    I’ve bought many Nintendo DS lite game consoles from Craigslist.org lately, but many of them were sold without the GBA cover (Slot 2 cover). These systems are still very new or never used, and they work perfectly. In facts, the sellers claimed they just ‘lost it’.

    I am just wondering how come those sellers carelessly lost their GBA cover while they could keep their systems without a scratch. I think the GBA cover is just worthless, except preventing dusts entering the slot. So what do you think?
     
  2. OSW

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    Yes that's weird, because the gba cover is definitely pretty worthless.

    Nothing special in there just a bunch of contacts.

    The only thing i think they could use it for is some kind of gba case mod i guess.
     
  3. BlueStar

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    If you play a GBA game then you just keep that in there and after a few months it's difficult to remember where you put it I suppose.
     
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    Nothing to cry about its not really very useful... just insert a gba catridge if you want to preven dust from going in.
     
  5. Curley5959

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    Yeah.. Or you can pick one up cheap from ebay or somewhere similar..
     
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    Yeap, of course, I bought the cover for just few bucks and resold those systems at the price like new. Thank all for your fast replies!
     
  7. Kuschel-Drow

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    I'm using a GBA Expansion pack in the color of my DS (one in white andthe other one in black as it's black/red) anyway so I never needed the covers.
    I still have my white one here, as well as a red and a black one. I'm keeping them in the original boxes. It's always goo to have them. ^^