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Charging jack the charging jack in my LG Chocolate popped inside and now it just jiggles up and down. the Telus people said it would cost 200$ to repair so they told me to repair it on my own. does anyone know how to fix it? my email is justin6654@gmail.com. -thanks, justin

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  • franny77_22 Dec 28, 2007

    My chocolate phone no longer charges. I have been having problems with this for a few months and wiggling the cord worked up until now. The charging jack inside the phone appears to be loose.

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I have had NINE lg chocolates. Five of them have broken because the charging jack inside the phone snapped off, making it unable to charge. I have never been able to got mine prepared, so I habe had to replace them costing about $50. It is ridiculous that this has happened so many times and is because of the manufacturers.

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I had the exact same problem and unless you know how to open up the phone and solder the connections back, which by the way are micro in size, the phone is pretty much dead. I had to take mine in and swap it out it still barely had a warranty. Try looking up a local electronics repair shop who might be able to help, good luck.

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