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06-12-2012, 01:34 AM #1(yet another) water damaged iPhone 4S!
Hey forum! Long time lurker, first time poster here. I came across a very abused iPhone 4S which has been water damaged. I have a video i made of the device after i also replaced the charging port. Basically what happens is the phone keeps going into a charge cycle when it's plugged in (for lack of a better term). I see a lot of informed and experienced people on here and was wondering what you guys think.
Obviously, it's a little harder to narrow down the diagnosis without a working LCD. I'm expecting one to arrive tomorrow, but it doesn't look good. The phone is still recognized by itunes, which is a good sign.
Last edited by Cersche; 06-12-2012 at 01:37 AM.
06-13-2012, 01:53 PM #2
I can't watch your video,
06-15-2012, 01:52 AM #3
Have you taken it apart and cleaned out all the corrosion?
06-15-2012, 08:53 PM #4
Well, the charging sound "loop" was caused from not having a digitizer/LCD connected lol, I felt pretty stupid on that one. Even still, I wasn't able to get any life out of the display when a new one was installed, even after cleaning the corrosion.
06-25-2012, 09:47 AM #5
06-26-2012, 03:01 AM #6
Ok! Clean mother board with gas zippo.and dry..
06-27-2012, 04:10 PM #7
I'm sorry, gas zippo?
And locobans, the battery was the first thing I replaced. It was less water damaged and more koolaid damaged lol
06-28-2012, 07:59 AM #8
sorry.mean lighter fluid...use toothbrush clean main board and all sockets cornnect with lighter fluid.it safety and quick dry...