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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Nintendo DSi Power Board


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Okay I know i answered this on here before somewhere....:-) here are some instructions about the soldering and here is the plug 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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