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BlackBerry Pearl with a black screen and a red flashing light

My phone said sim card error so i took the battery out of it before cutting it off, fixed the sim card, and put the battery back in, now all my phone is doing is flashing a red light and showing a black screen, what should i do

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  • Anonymous Nov 11, 2008

    blackberry pearl with blak screen and redf lashing light. Phone only 2 weeks...bought off of eay. HELP

  • lleone Nov 11, 2008

    Had blackberry pearl only 2 weeks. Bought off ebay. Dropped it on kitchen floor. Now red flashing light and black screen. HELP!!

  • eliswart Nov 28, 2008

    exact thing happened to me bought it on ebay dropped it and now the red light flashes but nothing works

  • loctanguyen Dec 01, 2008

    I have exactly same problem, red light flashing and black screen. I tried to reinstall new OS but it seem not sold problem.

    Anyone???? know hoe to solve it, please help

  • loctanguyen Dec 01, 2008

    Who know how to solve this problem, please email me:

  • Anonymous Dec 15, 2008

    i can fix this! its caused by dust with in the phone. Take out the battery and make sure to wipe out the dust with a dry cloth. Make sure to get any dust off from the sim card because that is possibly the root of the problem

  • fmiranda8660 Dec 17, 2008

    same problem.. also dropped it in the kitchrn floor, got the light and everything.. also got it on ebay.. what are the odds... well i need help!!!!

  • Anonymous Mar 02, 2009

    tried rsetiing batter and sim card no go... took to carrier ..

    no help

    Any help would beg reat


  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2009

    dropped it when setting somethings down getting home from college. black screen with one flash of the red light just when i put in the battery then thats all i get as a responce from the phone. let it sit without anything in it for three days straight and tried putting in the fully charged battery in again and nothing happens. this is stupidddd.



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No solution. This is a dead phone. Sorry.

Posted on Jan 20, 2010


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