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My son's nintendo would charge initially for 30 seconds and then the orange light goes off. What is wrong and what can I do?

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  • KAREN DOS REIS Mar 23, 2011

    No it does not turn on.

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Is the console actually turning on or not?

Many thanks

Posted on Mar 23, 2011

  • Kevin Penn Mar 23, 2011

    It is possible that the battery has come to the end of its rechargeable life. This is usually indicated by the orange light not staying on when charging, the cheapest option would be to purchase a new battery off of ebay or such and try and charge the new one. If that does not work then it is possible that the motherboard has become faulty and will need to be replaced. This is quite expensive and not really viable due to the cost of second hand ds lites. The other thing that may be wrong with it is that a fuse may have blown but usually the charge light will flash only briefly.



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