Strange Wii Problem

Discussion in 'Wii - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by stefanox, Oct 24, 2010.

  1. stefanox

    stefanox GBAtemp Regular

    Apr 3, 2009
    United States
    Hi folks,

    got a wii here, when i put the power on it, red light come up,
    when i try to push it on, the green light come up for about 3 sec, then the light goes out, no red or green light is blinking.
    when i remove the power and put it in, the red light show up.
    olso try to start the wii up witout the drive, same problem,

    anyone have a idea?

  2. koji2009

    koji2009 GBAtemp Maniac

    Mar 13, 2009
    United States
    Could be a bad power supply. It may be giving enough electricity to power the LED and begin the powering process and then simply "starving" after getting to a certain point.

    Could also be a mainboard problem... but it'd be better (cheaper) to try the power supply first.