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I have a Wii that's 7months old, my 2 year old was watching his sisters playing on their DS and thought he should shove the DS cartidges in the Wii console.

I managed to get them out (i think i got them all) and a Wii disc was able to get accepted into the console, but now the Wii cannot read it.

I'm assuming the laser is off?? Not sure what I should do.

If I cannot repair it myself, anyone know of a good place to get it repaired near Burlington, ON.

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Since this isn't obviously something that is covered free by warranty, I would get in contact with Nintendo regardless. When my 1.5 year old Wii started making vibrtation noises when playing games, I sent it in and got a refurbished unit for just over $100 that is still going strong today.
 

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Firstly, call Nintendo and see what they will do for you. They are pretty fair and realize that kids do stuff and parents continue to buy games.

I had an un-certified repair/mod guy tell me that a replacement drive is worth more than the new retail unit. So, repair may not really be worth it. There were reports of Costco unloading the original packaging for $99 but I have no first hand confirmation of that.

There are lots of mod-guides on youtube if you want to try your hand at opening it up and looking for something obvious. You will need the tri-wing screwdriver though and that will void any chance at a warranty claim.

You can check Kijiji for a repair service in your area.

Good luck!
 
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