DS lite no lights coming on

Discussion in 'NDS - Console and Game Discussions' started by shakirmoledina, Mar 4, 2011.

  1. shakirmoledina
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    shakirmoledina Legend

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    Well i had a broken cable (top) and when i opened it multiple times, i ripped a part of it which was the DS to switch off. Now, i tried the soldering over the fuses stuff and i think i overdid it as i covered more than the fuse F2... at first the orange light switched on and off but then after soldering F2 it remained on even without the battery

    I tried soldering over the F1 fuse and now... no lights come on. Dead?
    any solution for this as i just want it for gba games only... thanks

    EDIT: After some research it seems l may have done a mistake by not removing the fuse first... is it too late to do it now?
     
  2. TehSkull

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    Not even the screens flicker? I'd say it's dead, but I'm no expert.
     
  3. Nathan Drake

    Nathan Drake Obligations fulfilled, now I depart.

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    Once you start messing around and soldering shit, if you make a mistake, chances are that it is very permanent. You really need to know what you're doing, as one mistake can ruin everything. Chances are that you need a new system now.
     
  4. shakirmoledina
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    shakirmoledina Legend

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    well it was pretty much broken... i seem to have soldered some more parts than required (my mistake ofcourse)
    i will try to remove the solder and see what happens

    Well the orange light came on for few minutes after which it just stopped now no lights again... i say necro (this thread too please mod)
     
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