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post #31 of 80
You're down $70, not $700:
http://cgi.ebay.com/LCD-Screen-Displ...item4aa728e8e3

The replacement plans are a ripoff unless they guarantee same-day replacement.
post #32 of 80
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Originally Posted by Spykerv View Post
Do you people all have bs old flip phones? Last time I checked ALL non contract phoned cost a ton. Subsidizing is what get us $100-200 phones. Non contract is a beautiful thing. The reason I mention this is not to troll, but clarify. Why bash the op. Seriously people lay off. Im sorry you have your god awful flip phone because you're poverty stricken, but I don't remember any part of the OP asking about your personal financial situation and your current phone.

Sorry you got bashed op. And anyways good luck with the n900. I would personally get the n8 with the nice cam and Xeon flash. :O. Call a service center or nokia head quarters of your area or something. You could try to return it.
I guess Im the only one who buys a new phone every 2 years....
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post #33 of 80
Sounds like your own fault for stupidly sitting on your phone...

If its under cooling period (usually 2 weeks), or you have warranty you should be fine. If you have neither of those, I wouldnt expect a refund, but a repair might not cost $700 after all.
post #34 of 80
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I guess Im the only one who buys a new phone every 2 years....
Lots of people do, it just seems most of the people in this thread don't realize they spent just as much on their phone if not more then the OP did.
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post #35 of 80
I didn't realize people bought new phones off contract. :0
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post #36 of 80
Pfft, impoverished. This is impoverished (my phone):



5 years and going. I'm not poor, just cheap and simple when it comes to phones (come to think of it I've only ever had 3 cell phones). I love this phone though, and will use it till its death!
post #37 of 80
Why is everybody attacking the OP for getting it off a plan? Seriously, lay off him, its his choice and in some cases its cheaper(was for me with my desire, I did the maths and it ended up ~$300 cheaper overall).

As for the phone, take it back to where you got it from, if they don't replace it go to nokia, if they don't replace it go to the department of fair trading, if they don't get it replaced for you replace it yourself. I hope you don't have to go that far though
post #38 of 80
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why does everyone think i sat on it? like i mentioned i didnt sit on it but never did i mention i did? man some people, oh cheers all the guys that stuck up for me, your all gc and make this forum a good place, and to the some, ROTOR WAAAT, just felt like doing that
post #39 of 80
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Originally Posted by fatmario View Post
drop it in my toilet still works fine with out problem
this is why we don't go potty holding phones

On topic,

My brother sells phones for a living, he said they should exchange it for a new phone with out issues.
    
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if only new zealand should be this awesome
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