1. Jakob95

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    My DS lite doesn't have a serial number because my stupid brother rubbed it off. And I don't have the box for the DS lite or anything. My Hinge of the DS lite broke if I send it to nintendo will they repair it for free? I don't have a warranty anymore. And I was thinking since I know you need a serial number can I take my cuzins serial number of his DS lite and take the sticker and put it into my DS lite? But hes color is different than mine as mine is White and hes is the new Blue/Black one.
     
  2. anaxs

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    i think they will repair it fer free
     
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    Yeah but I do need a serial number right?
     
  4. Zarkz

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    They can find out what the original color was by the serial number. You have 2(maybe 3) options :
    1) Get a White DSL's serial number
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    2) Pay them to repair it, if you pay for it, they don't need a serial number.
    or ( I'm not positive if this fixes it)
    3) Buy a replacement housing, and swap them ouot, so you dont have to send it off. You can buy DSL casings from here

    BTW, it's not a referral link
     
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    EDIT: Damn, it got posted 3 times, can a Mod please delete this?
     
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    EDIT: Damn, it got posted 3 times, can a Mod please delete this?
     
  7. purplesludge

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    I have a black ds do you want the serial number from it?
     
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    Hey I'm in the same boat. Love to peel stickers yet hate to void warranties. Anyway I think that your serial might still be on your box if you still have it. As for me, imma take a shot at a replacement housing.
     
  9. Jakob95

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    No thanks I don't need your serial number... And anyways are there any other websites that have a case? If I order from Deal Extreme the shipping takes so long I don't really want to w8 that long and other sites that have it and you don't have to wait a long time and also good quality with a good price?
     
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    waitwaitwait...that was a serial number for warranty??lol...they shouldn't use stickers...well,there's no official Nintendo shop here anyway,haha!
     
  11. Jakob95

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    I see that Dealextreme is the best site for it. And how long is the shipping rate to New york City usually?
     
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    They charge $50 WITH a fucking warranty
     
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    Rather just buy a new one. Also what can I do about my other DS both screens have been completely removed from each other as the wire ripped.
     
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    Just buy a shell from eBay...it's usually somewhere around the $20's.
     
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    I wouldn't do that... Most of them are from Hong Kong and really minor quality... They can give you a really hard time trying to put them around your DS. Most of the time they do not fit perfectly, and that looks really ugly. I'd really suggest buying the shells at DX. [​IMG]
     
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    Can I use any DS lites Serial number from a different DS and put it on my DS lite which is White.
     
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    Also does the DSi hinges also brake like the DS lites?
     
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    no, w/warranty is free, ive done it 3 times
     
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    wow, i just surprised you scratch out the protection of the serial [​IMG]
    maybe you still have the recipts when you buy it?
    Well if the recipts got a serial number send it too ya?
    But.. I don't think about free warranty, especially when you broke it
     
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