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nintendo DSi keeps shutting down.

My daughter has had a DSi for about a year now, all of a sudden it keeps shutting down while she is using it. The battery is fully charged. When it shuts down, every 5 min or so, you have to wait 30 sec or more before you can get it ot start again. Has anyone come across this??
thanks....Mike

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Long story short

Long story short, there's two possibilities here. One is that the battery is bad and needs to be replaced. If that doesn't do it, buy a new DS, because there's something wrong internally and repair options are pretty much non-existent.

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Thanks

I will try a new battery...thx.

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