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How to fix mangled charging port?

My charging port is completely gone - any way I can fix the problem with household appliances like paperclips and sewing needles?

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I don't think there is a way to fix it by using household appliances, but there are other ways you can fix it.

1.Replace the charging port with a new one.

2.By buying a charging base using it to charge the 3DS.

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I can't use any spare charging ports I have and jam it in?

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You can't jam it in it will just break it more, but you can carefully unscrew it a remove the broken port and replace it with the new one.

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Okay. I've taken apart my 3ds Xl, and all I see is a big hole. There's nothing within the port. This must mean that I have no choice but to buy a new charging port? I will do anything else.

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It's my sister's and she gave it to me for repairs. I need it fixed soon.

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Yeah you just have to buy a new charging port

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