The Nintendo DSi is the third iteration in the Nintendo DS line, and made its debut in Japan in late 2008.

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power socket smashed need replacement

My nephew brought me his nintendo dsi and the power socket on it go smashed somehow and it is unusable. I have bought the replacement part which is said to require soldering but can find no guide anywhere (pictures or video) on this matter. Can someone give a detailed description on exactly how to go about this. Thank you.

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Sounds like you need this part: Nintendo DSi Power Board

Here's how to install it: Nintendo DSi Power Board Replacement

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Okay I know i answered this on here before somewhere....:-) here are some instructions about the soldering http://surugi.com/projects/DSLiteUSB.htm... and here is the plug http://www.buy.com/prod/repair-power-con... substitute ti USB plug with the original power plug. Anyhow it gives you an idea of what is involved. Good luck and let us know what (and what does not ) work for you.

here it is How to Replace the DSi charging socket on the motherboard?

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