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DS Lite Circuit Board Problem

I dropped my DS a bit back and it wouldn't turn on, i'd get the power light to light up for a moment then turn off. I bought the nintendo screw driver and opened it up and found that something was loose. I've circled the pieces that are now detached from the board in yellow: http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=2q8nk3b&s=3

I've checked through everything else and everything seems fine, nothing out of place so I'm guessing that this is the problem. Before I attempt to solder them back on I was wondering if anyone has dealt with this before and if soldering would even do anything. Thanks.

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  • luckybucky17 Apr 01, 2008

    How long since you bought it, did you take it back? It has been like months since i bought mine not sure if i even have the receipt anymore.

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2008

    my,DVD,just,hums.I,tried,.everything.I,put,knew,batterys,in,the,remote,and,that,

    didnt,work,ethier.so,I,.think,its,frozed,up,somehow,

    please,can,you,help,me.

  • upsetkid08 Nov 11, 2008

    Luckybucky, did you ever get yours fixed, this same thing just happened to mine?

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No i tried it just melted the inside of the ds i dont recamend it call tech support or take it back i did
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