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02-26-2010, 02:49 AM #1Repairing water damage iPhone 3G, error 28, stuck at recovery mode
i hope someone maybe able to help me out, I'm trying to help out a friend who was dumb enough to swim with his iPhone 3G for a good 5 minutes until he realized the iphone in his pocket.
I think I cleaned everything up pretty good, no more residue and looks new. I put everything back together, it booted up after about 10 mins of charging.
I got recovery mode, tried iTunes restore and got 1604 error.
if i put the phone in DFU mode, I will get 28 error.
When restoring in DFU mode, the phone will get to the point where Apple logo with a loading bar shows up, but it fails 5 seconds after.
I did a iRecovery -S and got the following.... maybe the phone is really damaged and useless?
iRecovery - Recovery Utility for 0x1281 and WTF.
by wEsTbAeR-- and Tom3q
Error -9 when setting configuration
:: iBoot for n82ap, Copyright 2009, Apple Inc.
:: BUILD_TAG: iBoot-596.24
:: BUILD_STYLE: RELEASE
:: USB_SERIAL_NUMBER: CPID:8900 CPRV:30 CPFM:03 SCEP:05 BDID:04 ECID:000003921C1E6D4D IBFL:01 SRNM:[808340KGY7H]
[FTL:MSG] Apple NAND Driver (AND) RO
[NAND] No supported NAND found
NAND FTL failed initialisation
Boot Failure Count: 0 Panic Fail Count: 0
Entering recovery mode, startng command prompt
] Memory image not valid
Memory image not valid
seems like NAND flash is not there??
02-28-2010, 07:24 AM #2
Yes it either needs logic board or battery battery is cheap but logic board is nearly half the price of a 3g on eBay
02-28-2010, 11:36 AM #3
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