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LG C1500 phone is stuck on headset mode and no headset is in it. How do I get the phone to turn off this mode?

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  • exit98 May 29, 2008

    my lg chocolate phone is stuck on headset as well.  i can receive calls but cannot hear anything on the other end of the line nor can the other caller hear me.  how do i turn off headset mode?

  • TTjj Jul 09, 2008

    my Audiovox 8615 is stuck on headset mode and there is no headset in it. When I place a headset in it, I can hear but cannot be heard by caller

  • Anonymous Mar 05, 2009

    my lg rhythm is stuck on it and have no headset in it



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My Palm Centro sat in a small puddle for a few seconds, and the only thing that was wrong was that it was, like every other poster here: Stuck in Headset mode. For 3 days I read posts / forums all over the place, getting similar ideas about inserting/pulling out the speaker cord rapidly / soft or hard resetting / pulling out at a certain point etc etc.

The real problem was that inside the 2.5mm jack there is a little microswitch that enables / disables the headset function, and if it gets stuck open- nothing can override it. --- Again --- 3 full days of twisting, pulling out, screwing with the jack and wasn't able to get anything out of it- was about to say screw it.

THE ANSWER!!! -- I read somewhere that using a Qtip could increase my chances of snagging the switch down; I doubled my odds and sprayed the **** out of it with WD-40 (with the fore-idea that the switch got all gunked up and is stuck in the open position)

--To test it out, start playing a music file or anything that should originally go through the main speaker (or just call your Voicemail)

-- I got the tip wet with the wd-40, and since I have a 2.5mm jackport (not even the qtip stick fits in the hole) I started twisting the cotton off of the stick into an elongated portion of the wet cotton; long enough to fit in the port. I stuck it in (twisting in the same fashion as the twisted cotton) and just started twisting. About a minute worth then I yanked out and-- WaLaa! MUSIC

Only thing that worked in 3 days; I figure the individual cotton strands snagged on the thing and pulled it down, although I contribute it finally moving to the WD-40.

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My gf had the same issue with her LG265. all we did was stick a toothpick in it and apply slight pressure downward while pulling out in a raking motion. it came unstuck immediately. Hope this helps!

Posted on Jun 06, 2011

  • gillzilla85 Jun 06, 2011

    just stick a toothpick in it and apply pressure down and pull out in a raking motion to unstick the mechanism that tells the phone whether a headset is in our out. dropping a phone can sometimes jar this loose. Hope this helps!



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• Searching for the headset on the phone
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2) Select Bluetooth, then options
3) Select Devices and click add
4) The phone should search for any available Bluetooth devices and display what was found
5) Select the Motorola device and click add
6) You will be required to enter in a pass code which is standard ‘0000’
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