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LED Problem My phone was exposed to steam and a little bit of water but it was not soaked in water (like...I didn't drop it into water or spill water on it) Then for a short while the key pad was unresponsive. But it just works again in a few minutes. The same thing happened twice. Now whenever i put the battery in my phone, the blue LED on the bottom right side of the phone turns on (the camera and photo buttons) even when I did not turn the phone on. I took the phone apart but the inside is not wet. Is the circuit board short circuited? Should I get it fixed? I think this might use up a lot of battery power. If I don't get it fixed, is it still safe to use? Please help me fix it!! Thank you!

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  • caca329 Oct 01, 2008

    My phone is working like new again!!!!
    thank you! thank you!


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Try clining it using brushteeth and a lilbit of medical alcohol
the n dry it witha hair dryer teh tell me what u got


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    Jalal Sordo Oct 03, 2008

    no problem at all



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