Question about LG CHOCOLATE VX8500 Cellular Phone
My phone turned off on its own and now when i turn it back on it just blinks a white blank screen t it dies. never been wet or dropped (had rubber casing)... ???
MINE TOO .WTF this **** sucks .
Posted on May 11, 2008
My phone dies the same thing im not on my fifth phone with in the same month ughh. the only option is to take it in
Posted on Apr 11, 2008
If it starts up white, just flick the screen until it comes back. weird i know, but i think it's a faulty connection or something from LG...
Posted on Mar 10, 2008
Here's the thing, LG has made a big flaw in the design of this phone. These are the 2 most common problems 1. the display (which all of you already know). 2. The charging port.
Unfortunately there is no home remedy for these problems so you would have to take it back to where you bought it and hopefully get a replacement. If you can get another model (pay dif. in price) then do so. If you are infactuated with the design , then get the Chocolate II (vx-8550). But I recommend Samsung phones. I was a LG die hard fan until....
Posted on May 04, 2008
It is the ribbon cable
Common flaw with the slider mechanism rubbing the cable too much.
This will fix prettymuch all display problems not involving software problems.
Posted on Apr 04, 2009
I'm on my fourth, (yes, FOURTH) phone. Verizon is actually very good about just replacing the phone for free, since this problem is obviously a manufacturer defect. All I have to do is send back the body. No more though. My only suggestion is to use an older phone until you can upgrade. VX8500, while a nice phone to look at, is completely flawed and unreliable.
Posted on May 31, 2008
Sounds like your battery is dead.
Posted on Apr 28, 2008
Software problem or faulty flat cable...
Posted on Sep 03, 2007
My phone keeps on flashing white and then black.... i didnt get it wet or anything... help :( ......
Posted on Jan 30, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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