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The Nintendo DS is Nintendo's seventh generation handheld game console.

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My ds doesn't want to charge

I don’t know why my ds doesn’t charge. It charges in 2 seconds and the orange lite blinks but then it stops. I would appreciate the help

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Start by replacing the battery and check if that resolves the problem. Even rechargeable batteries have a lifespan.

Here’s a link to the ifixit Replacing Nintendo DS Battery guide that should help with this.

Replacement batteries are available online. Just search for Nintendo DS battery to get results for suppliers.

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If it’s not a battery problem, it could be a blown fuse. If you have a multimeter, you can check the F1 and F2 fuses on the motherboard for continuity. Here’s a guide for this on YT:

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