Question about Nintendo DS Lite Console
Hi, my autistic son cracked the hings on his DS lite and there is a small chip out of the plastic casing so it is no longer smooth. The item functions just fine, but to him the unit is "broken" and feels akward because of the chip in the plastic case. Can I simply replace the plastic case? If so, where do you find a replacement case (of course it would need to be exactly identical to the one he has - of course it's the pokemon edition! Yikes!)
A chip in the case???
to be honest, unless you have a degree in engineering its going to be difficult to just replace the case, you could call nintendo and talk to them about a repair, but broken hinges are considered physical damage, so if you were under your one year manufact warranty, you would be looking at about 57bucks
Posted on Jan 20, 2009
A new case will cost you 25 dollars and for a case replacement with fixing service would cost you about 45
yes as stated its not a easy task if its not your first time I have fixed a bunch and theres alot that can go wrong.
good luck to you.
Posted on Aug 07, 2008
Yes the shell can be replaced, you can either check ebay or google nintendo ds lite shell housing, i have seen them, doing this yourself is no easy task, there is a repair service on ebay under repair service fix nintendo ds lite
Posted on Aug 05, 2008
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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