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13th August 2011, 09:24 AM   |  #1  
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For the last week now when ever I charge the phone and unplug it it is still showing as charging do I just need to factory reset the phone or is the phone in need of repair cheers

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13th August 2011, 11:28 AM   |  #2  
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also when pulling battery and re inserting i get a yellow triangle with exclamation mark and a temp gage what does that mean ?
13th August 2011, 09:53 PM   |  #3  
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I have a similar problem.

No matter what charger I use, the phone randomly switches between charging and non-charging state.

Is this a problem with software or the port.

Just to clarify, I can hold the phone upside down, hanging from the charging cable, or wiggle the charger and it will continue to charge. The above error is just random. This leads me to believe it is a software or battery problem.
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13th August 2011, 11:27 PM   |  #4  
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well after flashing back to o2 ke7 all is well again so must of been software related
14th August 2011, 01:05 AM   |  #5  
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Mine makes the plug and unplug sound randomly, sometimes it wakes me up at night and its not plugged in.



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14th August 2011, 03:13 AM   |  #6  
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Mine makes the plug and unplug sound randomly, sometimes it wakes me up at night and its not plugged in.



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14th August 2011, 04:08 AM   |  #7  
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Mine makes the plug and unplug sound randomly, sometimes it wakes me up at night and its not plugged in.



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This happens to mine too. I'm on the stock unbranded firmware and haven't rooted our updated. This problem randomly appeared about a month ago.
15th August 2011, 09:25 AM   |  #8  
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I've just started seeing this problem now in the past few days.

When I unplug the charger, either the battery charging icon stays on, or the "Battery full, unplug charger" notification stays there.

The big problem is if I turn off the phone. After shutdown, the screen stays on showing two different icons (changes between them every few seconds). One icon is a battery half full or so, the other is an empty battery with a yellow triangle and a icon of a thermometer next to it.

When this happens, I can't turn on the phone. The only way I can turn on the phone when this happens is to plug in the charger, start up, then remove the charger again.

I'm on rooted KG2, XWKDD kernel. Bit worried about this, I'll try another ROM & kernel but I don't think it's software related?
15th August 2011, 09:51 AM   |  #9  
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It is discussed in this thread:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1132588

Summary:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...9&postcount=13

Cleaning USB port and in some times bending USB PCB downwards solves the problem.
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15th August 2011, 09:52 AM   |  #10  
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I've just started seeing this problem now in the past few days.

When I unplug the charger, either the battery charging icon stays on, or the "Battery full, unplug charger" notification stays there.

The big problem is if I turn off the phone. After shutdown, the screen stays on showing two different icons (changes between them every few seconds). One icon is a battery half full or so, the other is an empty battery with a yellow triangle and a icon of a thermometer next to it.

When this happens, I can't turn on the phone. The only way I can turn on the phone when this happens is to plug in the charger, start up, then remove the charger again.

I'm on rooted KG2, XWKDD kernel. Bit worried about this, I'll try another ROM & kernel but I don't think it's software related?

thats exactly the problem i had its started doing it again but only when i have an unnofficial battery in the sg2 its fine on the sammy one as stated i bent the usb slightly down and even the unofficial battery seems to be playing nice
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