Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,812,702 Members 45,820 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] Phone will not unlock bootloader

Tip us?
 
Crank0r
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 7
Join Date: Aug 2014
Exclamation [Q] Phone will not unlock bootloader

A few issues, Phone will not actually unlock bootloader even though both windroid and all in one says the token flash was successful. I even tried doing it though fastboot. I've re submitted keys three times through the dev site so can't imagine it's not right.

I do suspect that the firmware is corrupt as it won't boot into android and none of the bootloader options work. If i select recover or factory reset or whichever it just vibrates and goe back to fastboot screen.

I have a stock rom that it loads up but fails all but one file when updating. Didn't think bootloader needed to be unlocked to use a stock rom so don't know why that is happening. Phone did boot up once the other day after constantly trying to load up a diff rom but only stayed on for 15-20 min before it locked up and restarted back in fastboot screen. Wtf is wrong with this thing? I should mention it did this randomly from the start.
 
Crank0r
Old
#2  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 7
Join Date: Aug 2014
guess everyone here is just as noob as me
 
viji prabhu
Old
#3  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 14
Join Date: Nov 2013
Wipe cache
Factory rest
Again flash stock ROM


Sent from my Q600 using XDA Free mobile app
 
lolcakes203
Old
#4  
lolcakes203's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 49
Posts: 279
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Toronto
Sounds like a bad emmc/memory chip. A good test is to unlock the bootloader and reboot back to fastboot, and if it is locked again, than you have bad emmc, which is a hardware issue and you will need to get another device.

Sent from my Nexus 4 using XDA Free mobile app
Devices:
LG Optimus 2X P990
LG Nexus 4

LG Optimus 2X:
ROM: Tonyp TheROM Build 26 New Bootloader
Kernel: Kowalski Kernel M1 New Bootloader 2.6.39.4 W/ RAM Hack
Bootloader:ICS Bootloader
Recovery: TWRP 2.6.0.0 For New BL
Baseband: 1035.21

Nexus 4:
ROM: Stock 4.4.4 W/ Root (Xposed, GPU Drivers, Dalvik/Bionic Patches)
Kernel: Matr1x 14.0 W/ GPU OC
Bootloader: Stock Bootloader (Unlocked)
Recvoery: PhilZ Touch CWM-Based Recovery
Radio:Radio (1.03)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes