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RetroGlow for GBA (SP) | Install Guide

This guide assumes that you have already followed our disassembly guide. This guide also requires soldering, be sure to check our guide for soldering!

Video Guide:

To start we will assume that you have disassembled the console down to the main motherboard. Lay the RetroGlow pcb over top of the console and align the points.

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We recommend securing the board down with some kapton tape to stop it from moving around too much while soldering.

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Next apply some flux and begin soldering. All the points highlighted in red will need to be soldered.

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You can test if it works by placing the battery against the contacts on the back of the console before reassembly.

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If all the leds turn on then you can proceed onto final reassembly!

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