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Won't Charge This has been happening for a while now, whenever I plug my phone in to charge, it just doesn't. Weird thing is though, if I jostled it around for a few minutes, and had it plugged in at an extremely weird angle, it would. So I looked inside if the plug, and lo-and-behold, the connector is like jammed inside the phone and crooked. Now it won't charge at all. I figure the only solution is to just get the phone replaced, but I was wondering if I could go to any store and get it replaced, even if it isn't the store I originally purchased it at. I have it insured and all that jazz, and I haven't even had it a year yet, so that shouldn't be a problem. But is there some weird thing with like, if it's from a different area code then you need to get it replaced at a store in that area code?

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  • wekim Nov 23, 2007

    If I don't have the receipt can I still have it repaired? I am with my relatives right now and the receipt is 3 hours away.

  • darlakam Aug 04, 2008

    mine was the same till yesterday.....the whole thing came out of the socket where u put the plug into charge the phone.....i took out the plug and there it was....on the plug lookin like i just tore it out....







    what do i do????????

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If you take your phone to any verizon wireless store they will replace it free of charge. You will lose your contacts, pictures, text messages and videos though. If you want to get your contacts back, you can back them up to "my account" on the verizon web site. If you buy a micro sd card, you can save your pix and flix to them so you don't lose any.

Posted on Nov 30, 2007

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Not sure of the warranty laws in the US but if they are the same as Aus. then it will be repaired.
As long as you have a reciept from the store you purchased from and the fault is deamed a warranty fault.
Having said that I would deam it as physical damage and therefore not a warranty repair
which means you would be charged to have it fixed

Posted on Nov 23, 2007

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