HELP! wii won't turn on!

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by arthurkok2, Feb 23, 2008.

  1. arthurkok2
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    arthurkok2 GBAtemp Regular

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    i took of the casing to fix my loose mod chip, i used an object to press the power button, but i must of missed as i think i shorted out something beside the button and smoke came out. i thinks it was the power LED. now the wii doesnt turn on!

    please help!
     
  2. Shuny

    Shuny I'm in yr forum, reading yr postz

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    You may have killed your Wii. You're teh unlucky.
     
  3. Renegade_R

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    If you saw smoke, you're probably fucked...especially if you shorted the main power against something that probably shouldn't of had a lot of power.
     
  4. coolbho3000

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    Thanks, I'll be sure to be extra careful when I loosen my drive tomorrow and test it.

    Feel sorry for you, though [​IMG]
     
  5. arthurkok2
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    arthurkok2 GBAtemp Regular

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    yea! use non conducting things!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  6. arthurkok2
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    i dont know y but today i tried the wii again and,

    ITS ALIVE!!!!!!!

    i dont know what happened...the only thing is the RED led is dead...
     
  7. coolbho3000

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    It's alive! It's alive! [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Anyway, glad you got it worked out.