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My ds is not working

The top screen of my DS is not working but the other screen is.

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You can replace the top screen by removing the four small screws - they are under a soft cap on the face of the ds. New screens cost between $15 - $40, it may just be the cable, if its torn replace it, cheaper than the screen.
you can find full instructions and photos and also links to parts suppliers here

Posted on Aug 09, 2010

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