Any ways to remove the battery's screw if it's stripped?

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by OxydeG27, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. OxydeG27

    OxydeG27 Newbie

    Jul 15, 2013
    I want to go for a shell exchange and I noticed that my battery case's battery actually stripped. Now I've unscrewed everything I could (tri-wing and some other philips ones) except that one. Is there a possibility of unscrewing the stripped philips without bricking the motherboard? And again, I'm not sure if it's the right thread of posting this but hey it's a NDS Lite.

    Somebody help?
  2. Diosoth

    Diosoth GBAtemp Fan

    Nov 25, 2008
    United States
    If you mean the battery cover, use a small flat piece of metal to pry up on the cover as you turn the screw.
  3. BORTZ

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    Dec 2, 2007
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    I dont know if this will work, but a last ditch effort would be to drill the screw out. But man, the surgical precision that would take...
  4. Valentarion

    Valentarion Newbie

    Aug 29, 2013
    United States
    I think you're screwed.
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