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[Q] IMEI is 0, no EFS backup

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Originally Posted by afff53 View Post
Suppose you're right. How am I supposed to get LG to fix it?
Call Google and explain exactly what you did. They will refer you to LG for warranty. After that put it in a box and wait to get it back. I doubt the charge will be that much. At the end of the whole thing you'll feel like a better person. And next time back up your EFS first.
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There's also the possibility that "your local friendly mobile repair store" can fix it.

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You need box to generate new EFS with your imei. Some repair shops have it.
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Alright, thanks for the help
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