wii bricked. vertical lines on startup

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by stingray1059, Mar 30, 2010.

  1. stingray1059
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    stingray1059 GBAtemp Regular

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    need help to fix this wii.

    when i turn the unit on,. it just shows green and pink bars.
    theres no preloader installed.

    the owner of this wii said it just happened. no hacks was done.
     
  2. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    That sounds more like a hardware failure to me.
     
  3. Taleweaver

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    Ditto. If there were no hacks installed, they obviously didn't cause the crash (the term "brick" is usually used when software modifications go wrong). In that case, it's best just to send it back to nintendo for repairs.