Question about Nintendo DS Lite Console

1 Answer

Nintendo DS lite bottom screen replacment

I replaced the bottom screen with an after market screen and now the unit will not power up with the new or old broken screen. Any idea what has happened? Is it fixable?

Posted by on


1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.


    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 23 Answers

Hey, you need to check the ribbons that connect the various pieces. The DS will not boot up if some part is not connected properly. Make sure you have not torn any of the ribbons either.


Posted on Jan 22, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

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

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.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


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



Related Questions:

1 Answer

The lcd of my ds was broken

You can find NEW Nintendo DS and DS Lite LCDs at the following website. They also do DS repairs. The DS LCD can be replaced -- it's not a very easy task but it can be done at a reasonable price:

May 15, 2010 | Nintendo Bottom Full replacement TFT LCD...

5 Answers

Nintendo ds lite bottem screen problems

go to gamestop or another gaming place like game crazy and get it repaired. (don't know the fee though)

Jun 04, 2009 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

1 Answer

Bottom screen black

Your bottom lcd is busted. It'll have to be replaced.

Look online for Nintendo DS bottom lcd replacements.. Fairly cheap

May 17, 2009 | Nintendo DS Lite

1 Answer

Nintendo ds bottom screen replacement

Yes I do have instructions to replace it (I replace them myself). Here's a web site that will give you detailed instructions.

Post if you have anymore questions.

Sep 11, 2008 | Nintendo DS Console

1 Answer

Nintendo ds lite not turning on

see if you need new carger or if it needs new batteries

Jun 26, 2008 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

3 Answers

Screens not Working!!!


Feb 17, 2008 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

1 Answer

DS 2 Peices

Hey, you need a new outer case and a new top screen. There is a ribbon that comes out of the top screen on the top case and connects to the bottom one. There is a very good chance that ribbon has torn off. So you need to replace the top screen and a new outer case with a new hinge. I would send it to Nintendo, I believe they offer a flat rate service for the Nintendo DS Lite.


Jan 22, 2008 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

3 Answers

Ds not lite

Replace the connector cord between two screens. You can buy new ones from DX Deal extreme! Carefully remove through hinge and attach securely.

Be careful not to break the fine wires connecting. Have to twist the connector cord in the correct way to make it go through hinge without damaging.

Good luck cos it is a fiddly job.

Aug 23, 2007 | Nintendo DS Lite Console

Not finding what you are looking for?
Nintendo DS Lite Console Logo

32 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nintendo Video Game Consoles & Games Experts

Raj Patel

Level 3 Expert

917 Answers

Julian Wainwright

Level 2 Expert

64 Answers

Martin Murray

Level 3 Expert

1623 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides