Here's how you fix your L and R buttons

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User Info: Vyers

Vyers
3 years ago#11
Starwars4J posted...
People are having trouble with their L and R buttons?


Yep
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User Info: Sevi_ney

Sevi_ney
3 years ago#12
Did you hear that children?

BLOW THEM HARD
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User Info: Gensokyo

Gensokyo
3 years ago#13
As far as I'm concerned, you're all good at blowing.

User Info: JadeFlames

JadeFlames
3 years ago#14
LonelyGoomba posted...
yeah mine stopped working a while back.
I read about the blow thing and thought it was stupid. I tried blowing as hard as i could and it didnt work.

then i read that your lips basically need to make a seal around it, like youre kissing it X3

and it worked.

pretty sure it only happens with the original 3ds


Same thing here,L button failed until I did that...Now all that needs fixing is pressing the B button too hard cuts all power for my 3DS.
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User Info: KaitaNuva

KaitaNuva
3 years ago#15
The XL doesn't have this problem right?..
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User Info: mjc0961

mjc0961
3 years ago#16
Starwars4J posted...
People are having trouble with their L and R buttons?


This. Forget about "how to fix your L and R buttons", let's discuss what the hell you people are doing to break your L and R buttons in the first place. You guys are obviously doing something wrong. First I read that thread where some liar said that GBA SP had L and R buttons that break easily (it does not), and now this.

I don't know what kind of abuse you're subjecting your shoulder buttons to, but you all need to stop it.
sirtonne posted...
This topic is so stupid I had to slap my wife.

User Info: TinyTim123

TinyTim123
3 years ago#17
I know the DSlite had that problem, but seriously, I have had my 3DS since launch, and no issues with the L and R buttons yet. (Fingers crossed).
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User Info: El_Dustino

El_Dustino
3 years ago#18
I think this comes from people stuffing the systems into their tight pockets, does it not?

The GBA SP and DS Phat do not have that problem though, oddly...
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User Info: Zero_Maniac

Zero_Maniac
3 years ago#19
You guys kidding me? Almost every Nintendo handheld with shoulder buttons has had problems with them. GBA SP included.
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User Info: 21_21

21_21
3 years ago#20
LonelyGoomba posted...
no, i did this when mine broke, and it never ever broke again.
seriously.

you have to put your lips around the button tho haha... otherwise it doesnt work


The problem is that this solution is only temporary. Isopropyl alcohol is the most viable option to fix your non-responsive triggers.
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