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Dropped ds lite

My G/Daughter dropped her ds lite and now doesn't work, I have probably made things worse by trying to open the back, which is near impossible. The "turn on" switch has gone inside the casing. This is only 3 months old and very rarely used. Any ideas??

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If you did not break the warranty seals I suggest shipping it back to nintendo and getting a replacement sent;

"Nintendo DS Lite - Plastic Housing and Hinge Issues
Nintendo of America can only offer repairs for residents of the U.S. and Canada. Because you have indicated that you live in a region other than the U.S. or Canada, you will need to contact the retailer you purchased your system from, or the distributor for your area to find out what repair options are available to you."

Just looked this up I am from Australia but I hope that you are located in the US or Canada.

My suggestion is still to contact Nintendo on their tech support number (Varies for each country) and do not tamper with the console anymore as you may void your warranty

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Ouch... Sounds like she has done some major damage there mate.. To get the case open you need to remove the screws in the diagram, from there you can access the damage..
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