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Key doesn't work

I  haven't   played my game boy for a long time. when i started to play my left arrow key wasn't working

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Hi Niklik,


I believe your going to need to get a special Screwdriver called a Tri-wing security tip screwdriver to open the GBA case.  You can tell by looking at the Case retianing screws.  Are they the security type that look like a Y.  If so, you can go to Ebay, and search for Tri-wing.  You can get a #0 Tri-wing Screwdriver for about $2 plus about $4 shipping.  Then you carfully open the case and go inside and use a pencil eraser to clean up the bottom of all the keys and arrows keys too.  Also use the pencil eraser to clean up the contact points on the circuit board below each key.  Put it all back together, and you should be working just fine.  if you have any further problems please do not fail to send me an email through [email protected]


Now, please do not press Almost there or less till you try this and get it solved.  Fixya, puts those there and i get way to many almost theres, when it is the solution eventually. you cant come back later and press Solved. Oressing anything less is not doing me any favors for putting tips in here.

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