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My phone won't charge

My phone will not charge...the wire works but the phone won't charge..what can I do?

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Re: My phone won't charge

If u have a multimeter do check the output of the power supply for the voltage if it is ok then check the battery and check the supply is coming to the battery point to charge it if not the charging ic is defective do check that

Posted on Jul 03, 2007

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