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Phone dropped in water....789 keys not working I was talking on the phone while giving my 13 month old a the phone stuck between head & shoulder...bathing my son....he knocks the phone out my hands and it falls in the water.

NOW my #789 buttons don't work.

Anyway to access keypad so I can call out using those humbers?????


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I'm sorry but those buttons are probably suffering from corrosion which is like rust in a car you can hide it but it is still there.

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