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Won't turn on

I just recently got a SP but it didn't come with a charger, and being the electronic Guy I am I made a homemade one and I calculated the battery power I needed and I hooked it up.... it worked for a while but one time I THINK I switched the + and - signs and it won't turn on anymore.

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Re: won't turn on

There may me too much power going into you sp and it has blone you need a new official game boy charger that may solve your problem.

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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