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Thread: Friend's dropped 3G, Need Help, please.

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    Default Friend's dropped 3G, Need Help, please.
    My friend dropped his 3G and it won't turn on. I reseated the #1 connector and a black and blank screen turns on for a few seconds and switches back off.

    Bezel is unseated/unglued, crack near the lock button, iTunes or computer not recognizing it.

    I need your input, guys, and I really want to fix it. I owe this guy.


    No ideas, at all?
    Last edited by greekking23; 2010-08-05 at 04:59 AM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    Perhaps disassembling and reassembling the entire device will help either to reconnect anything that got shook out of place or at least diagnose what might be broken and needs replacing.

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    already took it apart. #1 tab was flopping around.

    Now I hit the Power button and it shows a black screen for about 5 seconds.

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    try the other cables, 1-4 and connect to itunes in dfu mode if it'll let you do it.

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