Question about Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP Console

1 Answer

How do i fix my game cartridge if it has cracks on it

How do i fix my game cartridge if it has cracks on the side of it

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 149 Answers

Is it just the plastic casing? If it is just the casing and not the circuit board, I would imagine using a little super glue, or even tape!

If it does not run because there is a crack on the circuit board within the cartridge, then I think you'd be better off getting re-purchasing the game used at gamestop or something.

Hope this helps,
Bill

Posted on Sep 04, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have Saints Row download but the binksetspeakervolumes_@20 is not in the folder and the game dont started


I know how to fix that there should be a file named crack in the .iso . just use 7 zip to open the Image file that is on your Hard Disk,extract the folder named crack, then locate the game files you have installed. once located copy the contents of the folder you have recently extracted (crack) into the game files and overwrite any files of the same name as the extracted (including Game.exe). That`s it. this might not work and some cracked games don`t nead this but if there are problens with the game you should try it . this fixed my problems on Portal 2 , Raymam legends , and a little bit on Cars 2.

Oct 27, 2013 | Disney Interactive Cars 2 The Video Game...

1 Answer

I bought a brand new DS lite online, it functions perfectly when switched on, but when I insert a game card it immediately switches itself off. if I insert the game card before turning the DS on, then it...


I had just repaired two of these with the same problems, and ran into two different solutions! First solution is too check with a little flash light inside the game cartridge area where you insert the game for bent pins that may contact each other when the game is inserted, the solution is to take apart and repair the bent pins by straightening them out, or buy a new cartridge holder from ebay to solder on the board. This fixes no read and shut down of ds, and is a permanent fix, until someone jams a cartridge back in and bends the pins again.

The other fix, is to buy a new motherboard I found that one had a circuit malfunction which caused this issue.

Most likely and a lot of times it is in fact bent pins causing this because when inserting the game into the cartridge area over and over with force or putting it in backwards and forcing it by someone that doesn't know any better will create the problem and that leaves you two options I stated above: If you can fix the bent pins you might have success, if you can solder, you can replace the game cartridge on the motherboard, and or replace motherboard if that failed. If you don't do none of these you have the option to get it repaired, sell it back on eBay.
The pins are fragile and can be bent in ways not repairable in that case you would safe time and effort to buy a game cartridge on line, cheap few bucks, and solder it onto motherboard to fix your issue.
Just look for game cartridge slot reader for your type of ds on eBay! Good Luck!

Oct 24, 2013 | Nintendo DS Console

1 Answer

I newd GBA SP help!


throw the black one away. just like any cartridge gaming console they all need to be cleaned once in a while. try using a q-tip and rubbing alcohol to clean the game cartridge. never blow directly into the game cartridge use your shirt or any type of cloth to blow through. the condensation from your breath will corrode the contacts.

May 24, 2013 | Video Game Consoles & Games

1 Answer

My son said he spilled soda on his dsi... it didnt get that wet but i think he dropped it. The bottom screen is a little faded and has lines in it. it still plays. is there a way to fix the lines?


No there is really no way to fix it unless if you ask the creator of of the dsi because the drop sorta cracked the screen of it. Depending on the side, top, bottom, back, where ever, it still cracks not necessarily crack but it has been to the point when it can't be fixed. The same problem happen to me except the case was that I dropped it a little more harder and the screen totally went black.

Mar 04, 2013 | Nintendo DSi Matte Blue Console

1 Answer

Hello, I have this issue with my games: the majority of my games i put in to play, the screen does a bouncy like flicker and it's rather very irritating to play with a constantly moving screen. I...


Sounds like your cartridges may be dirty and the system is having problems reading them. To clean the cartridges you will need some rubbing alcohol and some q-tips. Using the q-tips, dip them into the alcohol and clean the contacts (those are the shiny metallic pins on the circuit board underneath the cartridge) with them. Be sure to get both sides of the board and let it air-dry for an hour or so. Hopefully this will solve your problem since you say two of them still work fine.

Jul 08, 2011 | Nintendo 64 Console

2 Answers

Cracked disk


There is no way to fix a cracked disk without spending a lot of money and it would be hard to find someone to fix as it would be very hard to fix yourself. My advice is to rebuy the game.

Jul 26, 2010 | Video Game Consoles & Games

2 Answers

How do you fix a game boy color game that won't even start? It goes to the GAME BOY screen, and where the word NINTENDO is supposed to be, it looks like a pickett fence. Can someone help me?


the game cartridge is dirty.
get a q-tip, put it in the open side of the cartridge game and clean the metal parts that look like piano keys.
hope this helps ;p
please rate solution

Nov 03, 2009 | Nintendo Pokemon Silver

1 Answer

It is a pokemon trading card game nintendo gameboy video game.


The little golden connector thingies (sorry I forget what they're called) on the bottom of your cartridge are either dirty or damaged.
Try tilting the cartridge at a slight angle while it's in the Gameboy, either forward, back, or to either side.
Sometimes it puts pressure on the right spot to make it work.
Other than that, try cleaning the surface of them.

Oct 16, 2009 | Nintendo Pokemon: Trading Card Game for...

1 Answer

Its chapter 8 with the aunt seen


try go to www.megagames.com and go to pc fixes on the side bar. Then you just simply fin your game, game fixes and download a no-cd crack. After this you put the cracked exe file in the folder where youre install files and other files for the game is( example. C:programfiles/EA GAMES/ sims life stories/ ) you might want to save your original exe file in another folder so if the crack don't work you have the original exe, but just put the crack in the folder where youre game is =)

Jun 17, 2009 | Electronic Arts The Sims: Life Stories for...

1 Answer

Sims life stories won't run


try go to www.megagames.com and go to pc fixes on the side bar. Then you just simply fin your game, game fixes and download a no-cd crack. After this you put the cracked exe file in the folder where youre install files and other files for the game is( example. C:programfiles/EA GAMES/ sims life stories/ ) you might want to save your original exe file in another folder so if the crack don't work you have the original exe, but just put the crack in the folder where youre game is =)

Jan 06, 2009 | Electronic Arts The Sims: Life Stories for...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Nintendo Game Boy Advance SP Console Logo

Related Topics:

184 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nintendo Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

Bee Santiago

Level 2 Expert

268 Answers

Raj Patel

Level 3 Expert

899 Answers

phil

Level 2 Expert

567 Answers

Are you a Nintendo Video Game Console and Game Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...