Register Forum Legacy BlackBerry OS Smartphones BlackBerry OS & Software Discussion BlackBerry How To Guides How to save a wet BlackBerry Page 1 of 3 123 Last Jump to page: Results What I did was spray with a DeOxidize spray. While people have claimed to have great success with this method, there is no proof it is actually saving their device. Many of us have managed to salvage our devices too, sometimes with luck, sometimes with skill, sometimes purely on accident. his comment is here
A few days in a warm spot might help though. Rice is corrosive to electronics so don't use it. You also say that you don't know if it got wet or not... Do not attempt to turn on your BlackBerry.2. https://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/BlackBerry-OS-Smartphones/What-to-do-if-your-BlackBerry-smartphone-gets-wet/td-p/2793467
Yes, with full coverage, calling your insurance company and saying you burned your car to the ground may cover your loss less the appropriate deductable, however if your policy does not Reply Zach7 CrackBerry Genius Posts 2,151 Posts Global Posts 2,243 Global Posts 09-20-09,12:16 AM #3 This is a great piece of information. Techadays 69,229 views 2:25 How to dry a wet cell phone! - Duration: 2:30. If you take the housing off and use the alcohol you can have it powered back on a couple minutes after cleaning it.
DO NOT "check it each day" by placing the battery in. Place on dry surface at room temperature for 4-5 days. 4. It worked like a charm for another six months after that, then I replaced it. Blackberry Water Damage Indicator Put back together and start BB. 5.
Glad you had good luck. My Blackberry Fell In Water And Wont Turn On Report Inappropriate Content Message 4 of 45 (10,443 Views) Reply 0 Likes curve8530curve8330 Forums Advisor II Posts: 982 Registered: 08-31-2013 My Device: BlackBerry Classic- SQC-100-4 My Carrier: T-Mobile USA Re: What It is first aid only, not a fix.
On one hand, pool water is not a bad as syrupy drinks, since you have a much better chance of drying it off without leaving its guts coated in sticky residue.
I guess I have had to many bad experience with swollen rice lodged in the dock connectors, head phone jacks etc. Dropped Blackberry Classic In Water joyinnes07 6,156 views 1:07 Waterproof Blackberry - Duration: 2:21. Let's put that on a scale: a thirsty bag is better than silica pouches, who are better than rice, who's better than "just nothing, put your device somewhere warm and pray Basically I would like to know if there is any chance it will work, whether I should try to dry it further in the oven (some online sites suggest this but
I wouldn't put my phone it it. Step TWO: Immediately remove battery. Blackberry Classic Got Wet Leaving the phone on with water in it is not advisable. Blackberry Classic Wet Remove battery and all removable parts. 2.
had to open it anyways LOL 5:00 pm, March 22, 2010 User photo Name Pete Flores Good one to remember… Good story 2:58 am, May 07, 2012 User photo Name Pete http://giltronix.com/blackberry-classic/blackberry-ringers-not-working.html Follow instructions in Step Five using a ziplock bag--make sure to suck air out(or even better, a vaccuum packing machine). Reply wu-wei, robkd, Graheem and 10 others like this. JustinD2473#IM CrackBerry Master Posts 1,031 Posts Global Posts 1,133 Global Posts PIN NED YA AGAIN ! 09-20-09,12:10 AM #2 good BlackBerry officially announces the DTEK60 No tricks October BlackBerry Android software updates BBRY New ads highlight BlackBerry software pivot Destined for Mercury BlackBerry patents new keyboard authentication methods Updates Unlocked AT&T How To Remove Battery In Blackberry Classic
phillipe80 104,472 views 2:21 Wet Cell Phone Rescue just by Rice - Duration: 2:25. Don't try putting the battery back on to see if it works as this would risk damaging the phone with a short circuit. 6. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean All New Topics | All New Posts Device Support Forums BlackBerry powered by Android PRIV, DTEK50 & DTEK60 BlackBerry Hub+ BlackBerry® 10 weblink Poblano David (ITManager.net) Jan 29, 2013 at 10:33pm I had success with the rice overnight in a tupperware container.
This Gives a little information on each step and why some methods aren't preferred. Blackberry Water Damage Repair This helps techs know that you have dropped it in the water, as most cell phone insurance coverage policies don't cover water damage. If a post has helped you, show your appreciation by clicking Like at the bottom of the message box.2.
I usually try 24h rice, turn it on, if it still doesn't work another 24h in rice.posted by St. Last edited by Card Storm; 09-20-09 at 04:01 PM. After you have waited 3 days, make sure everything is clean and dry looking and re-attach the battery to the phone and see if it works. Blackberry Priv Got Wet This will be hard to forget 11:09 pm, May 07, 2012 User photo Name Joel Walter Pretty interesting and brilliant idea.
I would not heat a device more than mildly with a non-removable battery. I know, you can't live without your phone for that long... Reply
Will leaving your BlackBerry in a steamy bathroom damage it? WTF is that.... I find the best location is NEXT to an air conditioning vent or dehumidifier. Did it have enough time to dry out?
Was this answer helpful? I have a pretty high success rate on saving wet BlackBerrys Steps 1. One other way to assist in the drying process is to put your cell phone in a disposable baby diaper. quick recovery method - Duration: 2:50.
Remove any parts of the case that come off easily, and dry between gaps, slots and crevices. No chance. Will leave the BB in rice for a while, but not feeling hopeful.posted by chavenet at 5:32 AM on February 7, 2015 « Older Learning to Read at a Higher Level