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Red screen my top of my ds screen turns reddish is there a way to fix it or do i have to send it to nintendo

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  • yodawg78 Jul 05, 2008

    my ds lite has the same problem. the top scteen has a red thint. i can temprairily fix the problem by pressing on the hinge in a certan way, but i would like a perminant solution.

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You can buy replacement screens (top and bottom) cheaply at most console repair shops. They will also advertise themselves as "console mod shops and modchip etc etc"
They can also do the replacement for you while you are there in most cases.

Posted on Apr 19, 2008

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    Peter Thompson Apr 20, 2008

    If your Nintendo is still under warranty then I would send it to them to have repaired.



    If not, then you will be charged a fair amount for them to do it out of warranty and is the reason I advised the console repair shops.



    The other thing is if the damage is not a fault with the unit, but a fault caused by the user, then it will not be covered by warranty anyway.

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You can buy special screwdrivers for taking the DS apart then just look on youtube for a video of how to fix this. You will need a bit of patience but it can be done.

Posted on Sep 10, 2010

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