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Thursday, December 9th, 2004
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The Digital A/V Output port was removed from systems produced after May, 2004 (these systems will have a model number of DOL-101). If you have a Nintendo GameCube without this port, and you wish to play your games in progressive scan, please call our Consumer Service department at 1-800-255-3700, to discuss available options.

Well, fuck. I manage to buy the only game console with no component out.

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[User Picture]From: suppafly
2004-12-09 06:57 am (UTC)
i wonder what the options are if you call them
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[User Picture]From: casey
2004-12-09 06:58 am (UTC)
I think I read back when this happened that they keep an inventory of the old shipments of the consoles (like I have) with component outs and they'll swap for you. I dunno if they make you pay shipping, though. They probably do.
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[User Picture]From: suppafly
2004-12-09 07:06 am (UTC)
i should call them and see how hard it'd be to get a free one :)
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[User Picture]From: kartos
2004-12-09 07:00 am (UTC)
suckage :/
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[User Picture]From: stargazer
2005-01-08 02:52 pm (UTC)
Out of curiosity, did you pursue this? If so, what came of it? I need to get mine fixed up too.
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[User Picture]From: kvance
2005-01-08 05:54 pm (UTC)
Nah. Once I got it hooked up, I decided that S-video was good enough. I might still try and get it replaced when my vacation is over, since I don't want to send my Cube away right now.
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