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My wii won't come on.

My wii has no power, we have had a few outages, but no surges (at least i don't think so seeing as nothing else is fried). but it won't light up.

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The first thing you should try is a new power supply. If this does not fix the problem, there may have been a cable loose on the console. Contact Nintendo and see if the unit is still under warranty.

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