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No audio from cell phone

I'm using a simple LG phone that's usually trouble free. The audio quit on me. It worked fine, the last time I used the phone. Now I can make a call and complete a connection, but I hear nothing from my phone.

This is not the same problem as when the phone is on silent mode. I can change the mode, and I can see clearly that it's set for normal mode. It's just that the phone gives no audio output.

In my case, the problem has been solved, but it may be worth posting here. When I searched the web for clues to my problem, I didn't find anything. Maybe the next person who has this problem can benefit from the same solution.

The cause of this problem was debris in the headset jack. Somehow it caused the phone to believe that a headset plug was inserted. As a result, the phone was trying to transmit audio to a headset instead of to the phone's ear speaker.

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  • GtotheJ Apr 29, 2008

    i have the same problem with my k550i except that its does it intermittently. its really starting to irritate me. removed batterty and restarted and problem still happens. checked for debris in the battery charger/headset jack and nothing there. should i open up my phone?

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SOURCE: LG VX5400 Cannot hear during calls

I was able to get the phone "unstuck" from this mode by plugging and unplugging my wired headset several times. Perhpas the contacts were dirty inside the jack...

Posted on Sep 21, 2009

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You must reset your cellphone,remember when you going to execute reset all your saved data will gone, you better to saved it.Go to setting then select factory default setting....

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Posted on Sep 01, 2008

SOURCE: silent mode activated is on and won't come off.I can not hear my music or ringtones on it.

you can change this by going to settings>profiles> general>activate. this is a general solution and i am saying this since you havent specified the manfacturer and model of the phone. you can also refer the instruction manual to change it.

Posted on May 31, 2009

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SOURCE: trouble with ear jack and speaker, lg voyager VX10000

Agreed, the problem does seem to be these pins, I would guess it's something to do with the charger moving them when placed and removed. Which would explain the issue if you've never used a headset. I bought a headset trying to fix this issue, I tried plugging and unpligging it with no result, I did hear sound through the headset, though it didn't fix it when I unplugged it. I was able to fix it by taking a fine sewing needle and carefully move these pins on the side, but if you do this proceed with caution as they are fragile. Hopefully this page helps, because I know the frusteration of trying to figure it out and fix it.

Posted on Jan 26, 2010

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CYBERSOUL - take the phone to a mobile center and ahve them correct it for you.

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

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SOURCE: LG shine stuck on headset mode

reset the phone or cntuck to lg care

Posted on Apr 10, 2009

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