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I accidently dropped the PSP and when i went to check if it will turn on, the power switch was very loose and nothing happened when i fliped it up. im probably gonna have to buy a replacement circuit board or something. what should i do to fix the problem without going out and buying a new PSP or sending it to SONY

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If it's under warranty send it back, if it's not then do this. Order a replacement power switch online, ebay is pretty good for psp parts. There's 5 screws holding the front cover of the PSP together two on the right that are recessed, you'll need a long skinny precision screwdriver , there's two more under the warranty stick behind the battery and one more in the middle of the silver metal piece. The power stick assembly is a separate board that plugs into the psp and a easy repair. Just be careful once you remove the faceplate one dust particle and you'll be taking it apart again to clean the inside of the screen.

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