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Re: my side kick 3

The sidekick threes have an issue with the charging port going bad.

If under warranty still, call t-mobile to get it fixed.

If out of warranty, you can get it fixed or buy an external battery charger and a spare battery. This will run you about 40 bucks on eBay.

Sidekick 3 external battery charger

Posted on Dec 05, 2007

Re: my side kick 3

It turns off with out me turning it off and it coused lost of number..

Posted on Jul 03, 2008

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Re: my side kick 3

Basically You Just Need THe Charger Port Repaired. I can Fix It For You Call me 347.845.7151

Posted on Dec 05, 2007

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Sidekick will not charge. The charging light is on but when I try to turn on it will go through the starting thing then shut off right away. My computer also says it dosen't recognize it.

Unless it starts/boots up, the computer will not detect it. It seems that the battery of the side kick is dead and that is the reason why it does not hold charge. Try booting it while charging. It may boot up. It needs a new battery. Please supply one.

Jul 05, 2010 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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I want to unlock my t mobile side kick for free no

since the sidekick is a tmobile specific phone odds are you wont be able to unlock it...and if you know someone who can it probably wont be free because they are such a complicated phone to unlock.

Aug 26, 2009 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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Side kick not charging at all ?

the Sidekick 3 has a charging issue that crops up after awhile. It will just not charge the battery.A good way to tell is if the orange light comes on but the phone never charges.

YOu can get an external battery charger for the sidekick for about 25 dollars that will allow you to charge the sidekick 3 battery separate.

Check out the following link to see what I am talking about.

Sidekick 3 external battery charging cradle

Jul 16, 2009 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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I have a motorola v3 it shows it is charging but dosent charge ..

Get the appropriate charger for that phone you may not being charging it at all

Hope it help

Jun 25, 2009 | Motorola Mobility RAZR V3m Cellular Phone

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Dead Phone?

The D-wade sidekick 3 uses a charging port. You should see a little round plug in on one end of the phone. you will need to get a charger from eBay. They are about 3-5 dollars shipped.

The usb cable is only used for transferring data, no charge capability exists for it

May 22, 2009 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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How u unlock a side kick lx password combination

i need the 4 digit simcode of my sidekick phone to unlock pls give the sim code thanks

Nov 03, 2008 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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Sidekick lx stopped charging

it can be a battery thats gone faulty this is the first thing i would check
second is the plug to charge side kick could be bad plug

May 13, 2008 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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Sidekick lx not charging

I dont think so i htink your gonna have to buy an new side-kick or if you have insurnce break the screen off and they will give you an new side-kick lx I know

Apr 14, 2008 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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Side kick 3

The sidekick 3 has a charging problem on some models.

It's not the battery or the charger but the battery charging port.

Call t-mobile if it is under warranty.

If not you can use a work around that charges the battery outside the phone.

Check out this site for more info.

Sidekick 3 charging problem

Nov 22, 2007 | T-Mobile Sidekick® 3 Cellular Phone

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