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09-30-2010, 10:42 PM #1My 2g shuts off when SIM is inserted
hey all, i have a 2g iPhone ive had since 07 and the battery was not holding that well, so i put in a new battery. i let it charge over night then tried it the next day. it worked unplugged for bout 10-15 sec the shut its self down. BUT when i have it plugged in, it stays on just fine.
i tryed it again with the SIM out and unplugged it works just fine. when i put the SIM in it stayed on for 10-15sec and shut down again.
it has 3.1.3 jailbroke firmware working on t-moblie. its been working fine since 07 until i replaced the batt.
i fallowed the instructions on how to change the battery to the T yet it doent stay on
PLEASE HELP!!!!! im using my pops old blackberry that suuuuuuux!!! (oops i think i post this in the wrong section)
09-30-2010, 10:53 PM #2
even though you are on t-mobile, i would post this in the hardware forum--= Fortes fortuna adiuvat =--
09-30-2010, 10:59 PM #3
thank you, i just did
09-30-2010, 11:06 PM #4
It really seems like a hardware problem. Have you taken it apart again and reassembled it carefully? Might have displaced something or something isn't connected properly.
09-30-2010, 11:13 PM #5
ive taken it apart at least 5 times to check and triple check. it only acts up unplugged and with SIM in.
10-01-2010, 12:30 PM #6
It's the non genuine battery I'm guessing you put in there that's causing the problem...go buy a genuine one and all your problems will be solved
10-01-2010, 06:10 PM #7
10-01-2010, 08:49 PM #8
When u say it shuts down, it just turns off immediately, the screen just goes black on it's own? Or do u see a loading circle then it shuts down?
10-01-2010, 08:52 PM #9
10-01-2010, 08:59 PM #10
Then I don't think it's a hardware problem, try restoring and jailbreaking/unlocking again
10-01-2010, 09:44 PM #11
10-20-2010, 07:27 PM #12
OMG i think im a total idiot!!!! i bout a 3g 16gig iphone and the back cover was cracked. i used it just fine for a week untill i changed the back. not it wont even turn on!! i fallowed the direction to the T and it wont turn on. i plugged it in after i fixed it to see if it was just the batt not attached and the apple logo came up for 5sec and it shut off ;( (the batt is attached)
so now i hav a 2g that wont take a sim and a 3g that wont turn on!!! ;( ;( ;(
any suggestions??????????? or shood i just sell both and start over and NEVER open one again! lol
10-23-2010, 10:53 AM #13
My reccomendation, sell them for as much as you can both. And buy a 3g you won't open
10-29-2010, 09:36 PM #14
ANOTHER OMG!!! i just got another 3g today and i got it unlocked and jailbroken BUT the stupid Bootloader version is 06.02 soooo fuzzyband will not work!! im gonna seriously cry!! is there anything i can do to down grade it?????
would downgrading me firmware help/fix it? if so how do you downgrade then upgrade back to 4.1
new phone stats:
Last edited by unclereeree; 10-29-2010 at 10:16 PM.