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My nintendo ds lite won't come on. every time i turn it on nothing happens and when i try to charge it the orange light flicks on for a quick second then back off. i don't know what is wrong with it but if anybody knows how to answer it that'll be a lot of help. please someone help!

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  • y2020 Dec 04, 2007

    but how? i've been tring to find there number but nothing for the UK????

    it's only five months old!!!

  • shellybabe1 Dec 29, 2007

    mine does the same the screen wont come on it stays black and when i try to charge it the orange light will flick on then back off again i need help please!

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    ive had my ds 4 3 weeks and it broke,screen wont turn on but i can hear some kind of rattling inside the ds....

  • Anonymous Dec 26, 2008

    I recently dropped my DS, The bottom screen's ink flowed and, later on, it failed to turn on, how can I fix it?

  • dcwise366 Dec 26, 2008

    I have the same problem with the orange recharging lights and I bought two of them in USA, have you managed to resolve your problem



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Sounds like you have a blown fuse. This happened to mine after I replaced the LCD screen. You need to bridge the fuse with solder. Here are instructions:

and a pic of the board:
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Good luck!

Posted on Dec 08, 2007

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    comet101 Dec 08, 2007

    p.s if it is still under warranty...DO NOT TRY to fix it. Send it to them and it should be free.


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Problem a Faulty Screen or the connection might have came lose inside the console which might resolve the orange light flash as it might be saying that the ribbon has disconnected inside.

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The same thing is happening to mines and i had it for less then a month when i got it

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It sounds like there's something wrong with the battery. You should probably contact nintendo.

Posted on Dec 04, 2007


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