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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Does the yellow light come on when charging? Could be that the fuse for the charging circuit has gone, or on of the screens has been damaged. If it's only 4 months old and not been dropped etc, send it back to Nintendo I'd have thought.
Search for a Nintendo DSLite Wifi Board. This is the board that usually causes this problem. If you dropped your system, the board could have easily popped off.
You could either replace this or send it in for repair INCASE this isn't the problem. Unfortunately, sometimes its not. Its a problem within the board, something known as the Power Management Chip that controls alot of functions of the board. Once this goes bad, you lose alot. Video is the first thing you lose.
Check if "L2" is in place. Ususally drop from its position in the circuit board near the power switch, is a little black piece with solder in 2 sides. And the symptoms are almost the same as the blown F1 and F2 fuses.
If you opened your DS and didnt found it or wasnt aware and lost it you'll need a parts circuit board to take it from and solder it to your board, as theres no known part specification or schematics for the DS, at least as I know the only way is using a Henry meter to get the L2 value.
And you might have a water damaged board or broken top screen ribbon cable too as for the tick sound from the speaker is new for me.
remove the battery for a few mins and put it back in and try again? Its a long shot but theres very little you can do with this, the insides of the DS lite are REALLY small and the only replaceable parts are the screen, buttons, etc. and you cant really fix damage to the board or chips inside which presumably is whats happened here if you get zero response. Sorry.. :(
Components may have come loose on the board, or damaged solder joints. Water damage can sometimes only appear after water has had time to seep, unless knock helped throw some residual water around inside, onto things it shouldn't touch.