What Are Some Common Problems With the Wii?


The Wii may experience problems with the remotes, console, sound and disc drive, among various other issues. The Nintendo website lists common problems with the Wii and how to fix them.

Wii users may experience issues with remotes such as the cursor not displaying properly on the screen, the batteries draining too fast or the remote making a crackling noise. Issues with the console can include the disc slot failing to light up, the console making noises or the picture turning black and white. Users playing GameCube games on the Wii can experience the sound not working correctly or the classic controller not responding.