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Health and Safety Information
Health and Safety Information
Please read the following carefully to ensure the correct use of this product.
Do not disassemble or try to repair the system
Do not expose the battery to heat or dispose of it in a re
Do not expose the system to heat sources such as heaters or stoves, and try not to expose the system
to direct sunlight for extended periods of time
Failure to observe this precaution could result in the battery pack leaking, combusting or exploding, which can in turn lead
to re and / or electrocution. Also, certain degrees of heat can lead to the battery pack becoming deformed or damaged.
Use a compatible AC adapter and battery pack
Using an incompatible AC adapter or battery pack can lead to battery leakage, combustion or explosion, which can in turn
lead to re and / or electrocution.
Use the Nintendo 3DS Battery Pack (CTR-003), Nintendo 3DS AC adapter (WAP-002(UKV) / WAP-002(EUR)) and Nintendo 3DS
charging cradle (CTR-007) only.
Do not touch the terminals of the battery with any foreign materials
or metal objects, and do not damage the battery pack
Doing so can lead to combustion, explosions, electrocution and / or short-circuits.
Do not use the system with travel transformers, incandescent-specic light dimmers,
or in-car AC / DC adapters or chargers.
Use the AC adapter and battery pack only with compatible systems
Using the AC adapter and / or battery pack with an incompatible unit can cause re, battery leakage, combustion, explosion
or electric shocks.
The Nintendo 3DS Battery Pack (CTR-003) is for use with the Nintendo 3DS system only.
The included AC adapter (WAP-002(UKV) / WAP-002(EUR)) can be used with the following:
Nintendo 3DS (CTR-001(EUR))
Nintendo 3DS charging cradle (CTR-007)
Nintendo DSi (TWL-001(EUR))
Nintendo DSi XL (UTL-001(EUR))
Do not spill liquids on, or insert any foreign materials into, the system
This can lead to re, electric shocks and / or malfunctions.
If the Nintendo 3DS system comes into contact with liquids, immediately turn the power o, remove the AC adapter,
remove the battery cover and battery, then wipe the exterior clean with a soft, slightly damp cloth (use water only).
Do not wipe the interior of the Nintendo 3DS system with any liquids.
Do not touch the AC adapter connector or any other connector on the system with your ngers or
Doing so can lead to re, electrocution, short-circuits and / or malfunctions.
Do not touch the system or AC adapter while charging during a thunderstorm
Doing so could lead to electrocution from conducted lightning.
Do not use the system in very humid environments or in places with high levels of dust or soot
This could lead to re, electrocution and / or malfunction. This could also cause mould to grow on the camera lenses.
Do not expose the system to excessive physical shock such as dropping it or treading on it
This could lead to damaged screens or the battery pack overheating, which could lead to burns or other injuries.
Note: Touching the system while it is damaged can be dangerous. Doing so can lead to injuries, so do not attempt to touch
Do not get too close to the infrared transceiver
Looking directly into the infrared transceiver can lead to impaired vision and other problems.
Do not use excessive volume for headphones
Using headphones at loud volumes for long periods of time could result in impaired hearing. When using headphones,
keep the volume at a level that allows you to hear background sounds. If you notice problems such as fatigue or ringing in
the ears, discontinue use. If the symptoms persist, consult a doctor.
Touching the system more than necessary while it is damaged can lead to injury
Make no attempt to touch the areas that have sustained damage.
Stop playing if you experience skin irritation
A stainless steel alloy is used in the stylus and may cause irritation to certain skin types. If you experience such irritation,
stop playing immediately and consult a doctor.
Do not place the system, or accessories such as SD Cards, within easy reach of young children or pets,
or in places where there is a risk it could fall into their reach
Children may place the AC adapter, stylus, system accessories or other parts into their mouths and cause themselves harm
as a result.
Keep the cradle connector clean
Failure to do so could lead to re, overheating, electric shocks, inability to charge and
other malfunctions. Clean at regular intervals to ensure the cradle connector remains
clean. Avoid applying unnecessary pressure as this could lead to damage.
Important safety information for use of Nintendo 3DS on board aeroplanes, in hospitals and airports
Operation of the Nintendo 3DS system with wireless communication NOT active may be allowed on board aeroplanes,
in hospitals, and in airports as with any other non-wireless device.
You will know when wireless communication is active on your Nintendo 3DS system when the yellow wireless LED is lit,
to indicate that communication is enabled, or is blinking, to indicate that wireless communication is in progress. The
wireless LED will blink when you are using in-game multiplayer features or transferring a game / feature to / from another
unit. Observe and follow all regulations and rules regarding the use of wireless devices in locations such as hospitals,
airports, or on board aeroplanes.
In order to comply with airline regulations, do not use in-game multiplayer functions, or use wireless communication
in any other way while on board an aeroplane. Operation in these locations may interfere with or cause malfunctions of
equipment, with resulting injuries to persons or damage to property.