This Nintendo DS Lite was released in 2006 as the successor to the Nintendo DS. Getting inside this device is simple, making for easy fixes.

132 Questions View all

"A" button doesnt work can this be fixed?

Hi my a button on my ds lite doesn't work it isn't responsive at all. Can this be fixed?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution

Sure, use the following guide to get to the buttons rubber pieces and buttons.

Nintendo DS Lite Buttons Replacement

Make sure your buttons and rubber are clean and not sticky. If they are sticky clean them with rubbing alcohol and a paper towel. Make sure the hard black dots on the rubber are all even and not popped out. Then clean the brass colored "contacts" on the motherboard where the rubber makes contact with the motherboard with rubbing alcohol and a brush. You can see them on the pictures in step 16 here:

Nintendo DS Lite Buttons Replacement. Wipe the motherboard with a paper towel to ensure that any residue is removed. When the motherboard is dry assemble the DS Lite back together. It should work now.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1
Add a comment

Add your answer

Jalila will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 110

All Time: 9,230