Tips to Repair Water damaged cell phone

Posted in Hardware

Learn the simple steps to repair water damaged cell phone. Don’t panic if your cell phone gets soaked in coffee, tea, water or other liquids.  You can save your cell phone easily if it gets soaked or gets wet. You can follow some first aid measures to save your cell phone.

Most people are not aware of the simple steps to avoid water saturated phone from getting damaged.  The simple thing is to follow the process to prevent the damaged that may cause on circuit board of your cell phone as the circuit board acts like how an engine supports a car. The electrical gadget cannot be repaired if the circuit board is damaged. Also you won’t get the circuit board of mobile phone in open market.

There are many problems that we may face when it comes to the software part of the mobile, which can be fixed easily. The software malfunctions of mobile phones are screen damage, software crash, data loss, problems with flash etc. These software malfunctions can be easily resolved through flash fix, replacing screens, updating software, recovering lost data etc.,

On the other hand hardware malfunctions are difficult to repair and takes time. Let us look at some steps to repair water damaged cell phone.

  1. Remove the battery of your cell phone

When your phone falls in water, the first thing you should do is to remove the battery of your cell phone immediately.  This will prevent the circuit board from getting damaged as water is a good conductor of electricity. So don’t just switch off the phone, but remove the battery.

  1. Dismantle the handset

Use a screwdriver to open your cell phone and separate the parts. Be careful while separating and watch carefully as you need to assemble the phone later.

  1. Dry the circuit board and all other parts

Now dry all the components along with the circuit board (green coloured) with the help of a hair dryer or keep it in open sunlight.  Clean it with the help of a brush and alcohol or spirit.

Contact:

Flash Fix Cell Phone & Electronics Repair
5702 S Staples St Ste B7
Corpus Christi, TX 78413