People experiencing Joy-Con drift or different points in North America gained’t have the ability to get gadgets formally repaired. The North American Nintendo restore service facilities have been closed in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus and authorities tips in place to assist flatten the curve. No date has been set for them to be reopened. Any gadgets already on the service facilities gained’t be returned till service resumes and any at present within the mail to be serviced will probably be despatched again to their house owners as-is.
The official page goes over the totally different merchandise affected and what’s going to occur if merchandise break whereas the Nintendo restore service facilities are closed. All Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, and each the NES and Super NES Classic Editions can’t be repaired throughout this time. The Joy-Con restore page additionally has the discover stating they won’t be repaired throughout this closure. Warranty expiration dates will probably be prolonged. So lengthy because the closure doesn’t final greater than 180 days, the identical restore order can be utilized to have units at present on the facilities or with orders filed.
It is unknown when the Nintendo restore service facilities will reopen in North America. While the Nintendo restore service facilities are closed, the corporate advises individuals to not file any restore orders or ship of their damaged merchandise.