broken ds lite screen help

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  1. linkinworm
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    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

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    droped the ds hinge broke off scren is messed up like this now, sometimes the colour comes back right(rarely) i opened it up tried to fiddle with the screen connector but not much luck. is the screen just broken or is there more to this? i dont have a spair screen to test with sadly
    and help at all cheers.
     
  2. tinymonkeyt

    tinymonkeyt GBAtemp brat

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    Most likely the ribbon cable was damaged when you dropped it and unfortunately, there's no way to undo that. You will probably have to buy a new top screen and replace it. DX has some for like, 11 bucks or so.
     
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    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

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    if its just the screen thats ok ill get a new one tomorrow from repair shop, im just wondering if anyone else has had this issue, i heard the GPU could be broken, but shouldnt that break both screens if thats the case?
     
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    It's very unlikely the GPU could be broken from a drop.
     
  5. linkinworm
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    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

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    just bought a new screen working now, just waiting for my case to arrive, cant wait to fix this thing