Gamepad screen doesn`t turn on.

Discussion in 'Wii U - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Misiel, Apr 27, 2015.

  1. Misiel

    Misiel Advanced Member

    Dec 11, 2013
    My kid threw water to the gamepad, everthing else works fine even touch, but the screen doesn't turn on, i replaced it with a new one but the new one doesn't turn on either.

    i think it's the main board (1-2) but i can't find it online. on ebay there is any other part except the board.
    is there somewhere i can buy it?
    or could be other thing?

  2. GreyWolf

    GreyWolf GBAtemp Guru

    Mar 2, 2015
    United States
    If it comes on and syncs and everything works except the screen then it's probably either the screen itself or the backlight. Getting an LCD wet does *really* bad things to them.

    EDIT: I'm dumb and didn't read. Is it possible the backlight isn't integrated into the screen, maybe?
  3. trigao

    trigao GBAtemp Tiger

    Nov 21, 2008
    seems dumb, but check out all the conectors AGAIN and AGAIN, check the speakers soldering points too.... my O3DS XL last week was the same way..... turn on and stuff but the screens doesnt show up, until i realize one cable of speakers are loose and break

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