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Nintendo ds wont charge

My son accidently threw his nintendo ds into a bucket of water. we dried it out and, suprisingly, it worked again. but after a few normal recharges, it will now not recharge at all. is it just the battery? is it worth buying one and trying it? could it be the fuses? or should we just chuck it away? 

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It may be that the circut board in it was damage but not fried. It could also be that the part in the battery that holds charge was fired or permantly damaged. I had a cell phone that I dropped into a toliet after a band concert and I had placed it on top of the toliet paer holder. My hand hit it and it fell. It wouldn't turn on for a few days because it was wet but when it dried, it was completely fine. But after a while I began to not to pick up service good then not at all.....Evenually, I could no longer charge it and it died......You could take it to an electronic store to let them look at it but I don't no how much it would cost you. I DO agree with Karlito1234.....If anything else, just get rid of it and buy a new one....Hope I could help....*shruggs*....-Jade

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Buy a new one and chuck the other one out

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