Introduction

Removing the back panel is simple, provided you have the correct screwdriver. Nintendo uses a special Tri-wing bit for the case, be sure you have one of these before disassembling!

Image 1/3: Use a Phillips #00 Screwdriver to remove the screw securing the battery door to the rear case, turning the screw counter-clockwise. Image 2/3: Remove the battery door. Image 3/3: Remove the battery door.
  • Remove the cartridge from the console.

  • Use a Phillips #00 Screwdriver to remove the screw securing the battery door to the rear case, turning the screw counter-clockwise.

  • Remove the battery door.

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  • Use a plastic opening tool or spudger to pry out the battery from the bottom. If a plastic open tool or spudger isn't available, your fingernails may work.

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  • Remove the battery from the Nintendo DS.

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Image 1/1: It might be helpful to remove the strap from the hole to access the top left screw.
  • Remove the 7 Y0 screws located on the back.

  • It might be helpful to remove the strap from the hole to access the top left screw.

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Image 1/3: Separate the back from the front, and set it aside. Image 2/3: Separate the back from the front, and set it aside. Image 3/3: Separate the back from the front, and set it aside.
  • With your hands, pry the back panel off the main case.

  • Separate the back from the front, and set it aside.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Where do I get a nintendo DS gamepak?

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