What Do You Do When Your Nintendo Switch Gets Wet?

What do I do if my Nintendo switch gets wet?

Things to do first:

Wipe excess water off the device, but try not to rotate the console too much, and do not turn it over.

To remove water from the back of the device, just let it sit on a dry towel.

Do not press any buttons or keys, and try not to shake the device too much.

How do I know if my Nintendo switch has water damage?



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Are Nintendo switch games waterproof?

No, they are not. Not waterproof no, though I believe they are mouthproof.

Does Nintendo switch warranty cover water damage?

Warranty Coverage. The warranty covers any manufacturing or workmanship defects and these will be repaired at no charge. Nintendo’s warranty does not cover physical damage (such as a cracked screen on a handheld unit, liquid damage, or scratched game discs).

Can you fix a water damaged switch?

According to Nintendo Customer Support, water damaged consoles are considered to be irreparable, as a full reconstruction would be required. You can get a Nintendo Switch repaired by registering a repair request here.

How much does it cost to fix a switch?

When you feel this happen, it’s best to replace the switch before it completely fails to operate. To replace a single light switch is an easy fix and will require just a quick service call. Depending on your electrician, a simple light switch replacement can cost between $50 to $150.

How do I send a switch for repair?

Complete these steps

  • Include a repair letter with the system before placing the system in the box.
  • Place the items in need of repair in a plain box and pad it well to prevent damage.
  • Attach the provided shipping label or Purolator Waybill to the box, or write the repair center’s address on the outside of the box.

How do you fix a switch?



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Can you replace the battery in a Nintendo switch?

Follow this guide to replace the battery in a Nintendo Switch gaming console. The battery is heavily glued in and will require adhesive remover to make replacement possible. Before disassembling your device, discharge the battery below 25%. If your battery is swollen, do not heat your Switch.

Can you play Nintendo switch games without the cartridge?

The Nintendo Switch offers both digital games you can download and physical games on cartridges. You can play them without swapping cartridges and you’ll always have them with you, making your Nintendo Switch more portable.

Is it OK to leave cartridge in switch?

Yes you should leave it in.

What happens if I lose a switch game?

Yes, save data is stored on the console, not the cartridge. However if you lose your console, you will lose your saves unless you are subscribed to Nintendo Switch Online where your saves would be backed up into the cloud. Yes, with a few rare exceptions of physical/digital having different titles.

How long is switch warranty?

12 months

Why wont my Nintendo turn on?

If your Nintendo Switch console won’t turn on, chances are that you just have a drained battery. The Switch could also be frozen, in which case you can perform a hard reset by holding the power button down for at least 12 seconds. When performing a forced reset, make sure the Switch is connected to a power source.

What do I do if my switch won’t turn on?

  1. Perform a hard reset once more by holding down the POWER Button for twelve seconds, then press the POWER Button once for the console to turn on.
  2. If the issue persists, Try using a different wall outlet. Try using a second Nintendo Switch AC adapter.