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Switching on nokia 6300

When i try to turn my phone on, it vibrates once, comes up with the nokia display then turns off after flashing a few times. i've only had it a couple of days.

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  • Anonymous Dec 08, 2007

    formatting my phone

  • nakas202 Dec 10, 2007

    when i turn on my phone,it turns off in about 60 second.when i try music files it turns off in 20 second.

  • Anonymous Dec 11, 2007

    my phone has died and will not switch on

  • Liezl Cronje Dec 12, 2007

    i have tried switching off, charging etc, nothing works?

  • Liezl Cronje Dec 12, 2007

    when i try to switch on my phone it just vibrates once and flashes, but nothing happens

  • blk zambane Dec 18, 2007

    I was bluetoothing some music, when i lost the connection and notice that phone screen was blank so i tried pushing a few buttons hoping it was just the power save mode but nothing came out of that so i took the battery and attempted to start again...the phone is only 3 days old. i am definately returning this one to the store.

  • Anonymous Dec 19, 2007

    I have same problem that my cell starts but the control doesnt transfer to the nokia software of menu etc

  • RedMa Dec 22, 2007

    When I turn the phone on it stays on for 1 minute then turns off. It will not allow me to do anything

  • DanielMS Jan 01, 2008

    Phone stopped working while transferrng a file by Bluetooth and now on power up it just vibrates, shows the Nokia logo, flashes 3 times and switches off.

  • Anonymous Jan 06, 2008

    when i try to turn my phone on, it vibrates once, comes up with the nokia display then turns off after flashing a few times. i've only had it a couple of days.

  • justsourceit Jan 09, 2008

    when my nokia 6300 is switched on it vibrates flashes a couple of times, shows the nokia emblem and then switches off

  • sfarid88 Jan 09, 2008

    i have exacly same problem turnes on i see the hands and logo then as soon as it turns on it goes black then light back on then off then on then off. until i turn it on again!! plz som1 help?!!! also im tryin to back up all my files does the phone have to be turned on ?

  • lyniroquai Feb 19, 2008

    My nokia 6300 has just done the same thing and died on me. It keeps flashing but nothing and does the same thing when i turn it on!! Looks like I'm gonna have to take it back to the shop i bought it from!!!

  • Alana1027 Feb 22, 2008

    same as the above, but when i remove the memory card, it resumes to it's usual display though it does not at all function.

  • slick08 Mar 03, 2008

    i had the same problem so i took it to a phone shop...they sed dat the phone programming had crashed and it cost me £25 to fix it.

  • msgissane Jul 04, 2008

    My phone just keeps dyin on me, comes on for max 10 sec and screen goes blank all i can see is the battery charge bar???any ideas what to do??

  • clickerfinge Oct 23, 2008

    keeps flashing

  • Anonymous Nov 29, 2008

    Necesito el Manual del Telefono Nokia 6300 en Español.

  • meanneredota Dec 06, 2008

    power shut off nokia 6300

  • coolcrab3 Dec 10, 2008

    its not switching on,it happened wen i was upgrading ma software
    plzzzz help me.........

  • rugvear Jan 25, 2009

    phone refuses to turn on.  The lights flash when i press the on button but the screen is blank.

  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2009

    i got a nokia today and i dropped it into a puddle and now the screen looks all watery what shoould i do with it?

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    brand new nokia 6300 vibrates when phone is turned on and when switched off

  • nj_king Apr 11, 2009

    my phone wont start up to the menu page, ive taken out te sim card and the memnory card but it keeps blinking then shutting off what do i do?

  • Anonymous Apr 13, 2009

    i have a nokia 6300 wont come on at all

  • nikkivale Apr 20, 2009

    I have a Nokia 6300 that switched off on me today and will not switch back on. I press the power button adn the two blue lights on either side of the light up but nothing else happens



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Charge the battery,
Battery might have been discharged

Posted on Dec 08, 2007

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How come my display light goes off and when i lock it after few seconds it automatically comes back on?

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Nokia 6300 off full set when we connect the handfree

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I spoke at length to Nokia and they advised me to take it to a service agent.
The service agent indicated that if they can't fix it then it goes back to Nokia for a factory reset.

I didn't want to travel 20 miles wait then trave again another day so I returned the phone to the shop citing the Sale of Goods Act and got a refund.
The relevant clauses in the act are at

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Same problem

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Hey this happened to my the power button lose i.e. when u press it down do you feel any resistance? if not then you may need to replace the power button. there is no Nokia office here so i carried into fix with a technician.

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