How to… fix your phone after dropping it in water!

If your phone gets water-damaged follow these steps to fix it. They are widely used and very effective.

First of all a few things.. Once your phone has fell into the bath, toilet, the ocean etc; DO NOT turn it on, press any keys, shake or bang it on something, or take it apart, do not blow on it or heat it up.

Now here is what to do to make sure your phone works again.

1.Turn it off, if it isn’t already and hold it upright.

2. Remove the back or front and take out the SD card ,SIM card and the battery.

3. Use a cloth or tissue to dab the phone lightly. Make sure you don’t spread the water pushing it further into the gaps of the phone make sure most of the liquid is off of the outside of the phone.4. If the water damage is excessive you can use a miniature vacuum to suck out the water from the gaps in the phone or at least push the water further out of the phone for the next step.

5.Bury the phone in a bag of uncooked rice then leave it there for 2-3 days to let the rice absorb the water from the phone.

 

6. Check back in 2 to 3 days take the phone out of the rice put the battery in and see if it turns on first if it doesn’t try charging it if that doesn’t work it means your battery was damaged so replace your battery or take it to your closet phone repair store.