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Well I bought what I thought was an original iPhone 4 online and the guy who sold it to me said i needed to restore it through iTunes when I...
07-02-2012, 03:00 PM #1Help!! Converted Black iPhone 4 to white iPhone 4
Well I bought what I thought was an original iPhone 4 online and the guy who sold it to me said i needed to restore it through iTunes
when I got home and plugged it in it showed a Black iPhone instead so I know its been converted. The bad part is that now im getting an "Error 1" which I've been told is a hardware issue and also the bottom right part of the screen is jutting out more than normal. What could be the problem? Do I just need someone to take the screen off and install it the proper way? or something more?
Any advise or comments are greatly appreciated...
07-02-2012, 03:17 PM #2
Hmm the screen won't give an error like that during a restore. It's probably something more
Make sure your phone is in DFU because that should bypass error 1 or -1
07-02-2012, 03:40 PM #3
its in DFU mode, do you think it would be a hardware or a software issue?
07-02-2012, 05:16 PM #4
It's hardware if it's error 1 but it won't be the screen it wil most likely be the dock connector or the actual logic board
07-02-2012, 07:19 PM #5
can you give me an estimate as to how much it would be to fix either of those problems?
Also is this something I can do easily by watching a video if I purchased the part myself?
07-02-2012, 07:28 PM #6
07-05-2012, 03:16 PM #7
there are plenty of guides out there to get the phone apart. My guess would be a loose connector or pinched/cut ribbon cable somewhere within the phone if it's giving you a hardware error.