DS Charges but dosent turn on?

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by Awesomeslayerg, Jul 23, 2013.

  1. Awesomeslayerg
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    A few years ago my brother angerly threw my ds at the wall. After that it wont turn on but it charges and when i shake the ds, i hear some crackling or something. It charges though but wont turn on. Any help guys? Its a ds lite black
     
  2. SephariusXIV

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    Sounds like the charger port to me, if it is what i think it is then you might need a new DS.
    Punch your brother for hurting such a loving console.
     
  3. Awesomeslayerg
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    no it charges fine the charging light stays lit.
     
  4. TwilightWarrior

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    In front of my 3DS
    Well you can just get one off cheap from kijiji or craigslist, I've seen some for on $25
     
  5. Oxybelis

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    I had similar issue. Inductors broke. In my case L5 and L6. Had to solder new ones. L5 and L6 are 10┬ÁH afaik.