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Nintendo ds lite slight water damage in the game insert areas...

This may sound odd - but my son has autism, and before i caught it, he would lick the games to try and fix them if they froze or anything. he also chewed on them. of course the chewed up games won't work...

the ds turns on but it won't read games...i'm guessing there is some slight corrosion in the game slots? is there a way to clean out just the slots without damaging it further? was thinking it might be possible since it couldn't have gotten very wet at all.

just wanting to see if i could salvage it, or find a place where they pair for parts.....

thanks.

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  • TrueBlueAus Jan 21, 2008

    Help - Same Problem, young kids have licked the game thinking they clean them but get problems with reading the game......

    I am an Aussie what is a QA Tip?

    Thanks

  • Vida2 Feb 20, 2008

    I spilt lemony liquid onto it and now it wont turn on, and i no it must still work because it reacts to my charger a little, what should i do?

  • Anonymous Nov 09, 2008

    Can you clean the inside of the DS
    OK!

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2009

    SAME THING! Is there a cleaner to help clean the corrosive stuff of the gameboy DS and games from a child licking then?? DON"T USE ALCOHOL THOUGH!

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Dude just use alcohol pads. you see alcohol evaporates after using it which means it wont destroy your system because its meant to clean, so put it to use.

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I WOULD SUGGEST AN ELECTRCAL CONTACT SPRAY CLEANER APPLIED TO A Q TIP

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