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Hi - regarding sidekick 3

It did not work. The screen was still black. My guess is that maybe the screen ribbon is damaged because the charge light indicator turns orange when I put in the charger into the sidekick so it can't be the battery itself.

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  • Farishta Kakar Sep 02, 2008

    I finally found someone that had a Sidekick 3. I used her battery in
    my phone and it still wouldn't turn on. When she put her battery back in her phone, her phone immediately turned on.

    Do you know what may be the problem? Could it be the screen ribbon cable that is damaged or the internal hardware?


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If the screen is black all the time most likely is the ribbon, but if it is just the camera, the the steps to do is the ones on the post, i've fixed a few that way i fixed one that took like 10-12 times before it started working again.
the sidekick 2 "skii" is known for the cam. to lock up on it.

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