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Water came in contact of my ds. I am charging it now but everytime I try to turn it on it flashes and dies. What can I do to fix it?

Water came in contact of my ds lite. I am charging it now but everytime I try turning it on it flashes and dies. What can I do to fix it?

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  • Anonymous May 02, 2009

    the nintendo will not turn on at all

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You have to send the DS into Nintendo. Sorry, that's the only way to fix it. They can do the full fixing for $75 and replace the shell covering and screens, a total clean-up and they'll fix any other minor problems. Here is the link to order a fix-up for screens that came in cotact with water:
http://www.nintendo.com/consumer/repair/dslite_repair_home.jsp
Click on where you're from, click on "System and Game Problems," then click on "Liquid spilled on system." You can either remove the battery and let it dry out, get a new battery, or send the DS into Nintendo if more then the battery got wet.
Hope this helps.

Posted on Apr 15, 2009

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