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Introduction

Has your DS Lite battery stopped providing the game time you deserve? Replace the battery to free yourself from the wall charger.

  1. Unscrew the Phillips screw securing the battery cover to the lower case. The screw remains captive to the battery cover.
    • Unscrew the Phillips screw securing the battery cover to the lower case.

    • The screw remains captive to the battery cover.

    • Pry the battery cover upward with a spudger or fingernail, and lift out of the lower case.

  2. Wedge the edge of a spudger in between the side of the battery and the lower case housing and pry upward to dislodge the battery.
    • Wedge the edge of a spudger in between the side of the battery and the lower case housing and pry upward to dislodge the battery.

    • Remove the battery from the DS Lite.

Conclusion

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

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Matthew Newsom

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4 Comments

Can you describe the type of screw and captive washer ?

Cornel Paraschiv - Reply

Thank you.

i just ordered a new battery as I already got a new power cord & it won’t charge at all.

Hoping new battery does the trick.

Thanks again.

T. Kellogg

Tamela Kellogg - Reply

Thanks but will a dsi battery work

Zach - Reply

My battery cover won’t come off.

Jake - Reply

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