Question about Cell Phones

2 Answers

My phone went through the washing machine. What's the best course of action? It is a Nokia 6350-1b model.

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 492 Answers

First remove the battery. If you have some small electronic tools such as torx bits, small screwdrivers, a thin plastic stick or a paring knife, some 90% isopropyl alcohol, a medium toothbrush, some cotton swabs etc. you can carefully take apart the unit and clean and dry everything. After letting it all dry out, put the phone back together. Put a fresh battery back in the handset and hope for the best! Please note that liquid damage will always kill any electronic item so even if it does come back on I would back up all of my data and start shopping for another phone just in case. Sorry I don't know of any better course of action.

Posted on Mar 21, 2011

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 20 achievements.


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Cell Phones Master
  • 17,129 Answers

The first thing which I hope you would have done by now is to take off the battery and let the water seeps off.
Now remove and keep aside while using a hair dryer carefully to dry the unit. Take care that the boards or the display is not heated up.
Keep aside and repeat with a gap of few hours until you are fully sure that there is no trace of moisture. Now try to reset and hope it works.
Check this link below ;

Posted on Mar 21, 2011

1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

2 Answers

Answering machine problems

What model Nokia phone?

Aug 16, 2013 | Nokia E Cell Phones

1 Answer

Hi my dyson cr01 is showing a p900 fault could you tell me what this means ? Thanks Rob

Hi Rob,

Sorry to hear you're having difficulties with your CR01 Flowcheck. We don't recognise the error code you've provided, so it's probably best if you get in touch with us directly. One of our experts will be happy to run through some troubleshooting over the phone with you, and recommend the best course of action. You can call us free on 08002980298 - our Helpline is open from 7am until 10pm, 7 days a week. We'll look forward to hearing from you.

Kind regards,

Dyson Online Customer Support

Aug 13, 2011 | Dyson Flowcheck CRO1 Front Load Washer

1 Answer

I have a Hoover top load 610 and it wont start wash cycle

These are a great little machine,I dont know why they have to go changing things.Anyway this sounds to me like the timer.It fills & the water cuts off so the inlet valve is ok.It drains so the pump is ok.It spins so the motor should be ok.Try it on other cycles like gentle or delicate & see if it agitates.I'm sure it will be the Timer.

May 22, 2010 | Washing Machines

1 Answer

Machine wont spin out items are full of water

Take the belt off and run the washer to see if the motor will turn without a load.
Newer style GE - long history of transmission/brake issues with these. Best course of action is explained at this link:

Mar 31, 2010 | GE WBSR3140DW Top Load Washer

1 Answer

After getting home from work and taking the fone out my pocket the screen has gone balnk, the keyboard lights up but nothing appears on my screen. i have turned it on and off again but all i get is the...


The flex of your phone has shifted position. The flex is what connects the screen of your phone to the panel

Maybe while your phone was in your pocket you hit something and that caused the flex to shift

To solve this problem, get an expert to help you open your phone,remove and fix the flex back properly

That should solve the problem.

Great day!!

Mar 03, 2010 | Nokia N900 Smartphone

1 Answer

Forget my password on micro sd in nokia 6085

this depends on how password protected it is. i can advise connecting it to your computer and reformatting it as the first course of action. if this fails you need a brute force hacking program.

Jun 11, 2009 | Nokia 6085 Cellular Phone

1 Answer

Drying problems with hotpoint wdl 540p washer dryer

As it is a new washer, your best course of action is to the Hotpoint web site.

then click on : after sales, for product advice.
Please leave a rating for my suggested solution.

Feb 17, 2009 | Hotpoint Aquarius WD640 Front Load...

1 Answer

Help! My phone went through the washing machine

Hope? almost none. But try the instructions on the following thread-,p401560/Nokia-6230.aspx Good luck!

May 03, 2006 | Sanyo RL-4920

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cell Phones Logo

Related Topics:

77 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cell Phones Experts

Computer Repairing
Computer Repairing

Level 3 Expert

14641 Answers


Level 3 Expert

75744 Answers

William Alequin

Level 3 Expert

928 Answers

Are you a Cell Phone Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides