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My phone was accidentally in the washer

I forgot my phone in my back pocket and it got thrown in the washer,it wasn't all the way full and didn't start the wringer cycle yet but it did get drenched. I immediately took out the battery and sim chip and have had it under the fan overnight and in the sun today. Is there any hope for my phone?

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  • slut hoe Apr 07, 2008

    My phone fell into the toilet and i took it out quicky and it worked for like 5 mins but then it shut off completely. I took it it get repaired but they couldn't fix it because of water damge. Does my phone have any hope of surviving this tradegy ?

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My c300 went in the wash too. It didn't work so well at first, but I left it charging all the time and now it is back to normal.

Posted on May 13, 2008

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1) put your phone in a vesel which has lot of tiny holes and put your mobile with battery removed and all panels and back panel removed into it.

2) the above suggested vessel or contration shouls be smaller now inset this vessel or contraption in a larger vessel , in which keep any hygroscopic salt like easily available calcium oxide crystals from your local chemist to absorb all the mosture.
note keep the salt and piece away as it absorbs moisture it will melt and become watery.

3) otherwise if u are a bit of techie open up the screws and piece with a screw driver till motherboard and clean with nail polish remover i.e, acetone chemically known or any ethyl achol i.e, a strong locally available liquor with a wade of cotton with anti static gloves , i.e, even medical gloves clean the piece and leave it under the fan for a day.

4) that should do the damage control and keep your fingers crossed , switch on the piece ONLY WHEN IT IS FULLY DRY.

Posted on Apr 07, 2008

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