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Hello , my wii remote seems to have stopped working after being dropped against a hard surface, please do you have any suggestions on what I can do to repair it? thanks ...

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Hmm Buy a new one or let an expert take a look inside and see whats wrong. But i really think it just broke inside so i think you should get a new one.

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

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