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post #21 of 34
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Originally Posted by Krunk_Kracker View Post
Props to you my friend.

I took off the back of it, took out the battery, placed it on my dash for about 7 hours...works perfectly now.

Thanks alot. Lucky me I guess
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post #22 of 34
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Originally Posted by BFRD View Post
Sorry dude, you are probably out of luck. If the phone was off at the time of the swim party, you would have had a chance. Normally you only run into problems with something that is running when it gets wet or started before it is dry. Even if the phone was off at the time, you didn't wait long enough to turn it back on. Electronic equipment should be dried for several days, preferrably under a fan (heat might cause damage). If there was still moisture while a current was run through the circuitry, it is likely toast.

I would just ebay something, or borrow a friends old phone and unlock it.
I've seen countless cell-phones get dropped into water while they were on, given a few days to dry, they still worked.

Not to mention the countless others I've read about on this forum alone.
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post #23 of 34
You guys want to hear a story about losing a cell phone? My dad lost his in the ET ride over at Universal Studios Orlando.
    
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post #24 of 34
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Originally Posted by legoman786 View Post
You guys want to hear a story about losing a cell phone? My dad lost his in the ET ride over at Universal Studios Orlando.
I guess ET will be able to "phone-home" now.... hehehe
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post #25 of 34
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Originally Posted by Transonic View Post
btw, Krunk that i500 is one of the crappiest phones ever made by Samsung.
Really? I just looked at a review of it and besides being kind of old, it looks nice. I'll take your word for it, you're the technician. I bet it's no crappier than my old x427m.

Oh, which by the way I dropped in a toilet and still worked. I put it in a bag of rice for 3 days and I had no problems with it.
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post #26 of 34
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Have insurance?


Well, I broke my Sidekick 3, good thing my parents have insurance on it. I'll get replacement soon.


DELL-HATER
I though you said you were deaf...

*Unless you ALWAYS text, which I doubt due to a huge text bill...
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post #27 of 34
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I though you said you were deaf...

*Unless you ALWAYS text, which I doubt due to a huge text bill...
There is this amazing thing called unlimited texting, phones also have IM on them now, as well as the Sidekick being able to surf the net.
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There is this amazing thing called unlimited texting, phones also have IM on them now, as well as the Sidekick being able to surf the net.
Wrong. T-Mobile doesn't have free unlimited texting...
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post #29 of 34
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Originally Posted by Krunk_Kracker View Post
Insurance doens't cover water damage
So pick something the insurance does cover, do that to your phone, and tell them it was an accident or something.
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post #30 of 34
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So pick something the insurance does cover, do that to your phone, and tell them it was an accident or something.
Already fixed brotha' man
 
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