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Top screen is blurry on nintendo ds

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Hi you have done one of two things to your ds.
1) you have somehow unstuck the top plastic protection screen that covers the lcd screen and re-stuck it but have got fingerprints etc on it, hence the blur.
2) The more obvious thing is you dropped the de or gave it a bang and the ribbon feeding from the top screen to the lower screen through the left hand hinge is damaged or it has become slightly unclipped where it meets the motherboard.

Either way you will need to take the DS apart to solve. It can be tricky so if you are not confident bring it to a repair shop, it is an easy fix and wont cost the earth to fix.

If it is still under warranty send it back to Nintendo to fix.

Posted on May 20, 2009

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If the screen is broken, and you know about soldering, etc, u can order the TOP screen on Ebay real cheap!, and fix it yourself, u will need a TRIWING screwdriver (included with some screens sold on Ebay), and a soldering iron!, here is the web page with instructions!

http://www.pimpmyconsole.com/?p=190

and on Youtube are lots of videos on how to repair DS, etc!, I repaired a PSP for a friend that had the DPAD messed up, ordered it from China for $5.xx !!!

Posted on May 23, 2009

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