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Ds lite Our ds lite is fairly new and after not playing it for weeks my son decided to charge it and play. When its plugged in the red light is on, but when you try to turn it on it never turns on. We bought a new battery and its still doing the same thing. Help!

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Re: ds lite

You never want to play the DS while it's charging, if constsntly persisted it can cause a form of battery leak.

IMPORTANT: Don't charge the DS until it dies on you completely!

When charging the DS the system will display a red light to show it's at its lowest energy, the time it takes to fully charge a DS can take up to 2-3 hours. In the second hour of charging the light will appear green but you don't want to disturb it until the light goes off. ( showing it's energy is full )

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