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G3 will not power on after charging - DEAD NO POWER - Buttons unresponsive

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By homerlovesbeer, Member on 17th August 2014, 08:17 AM
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13th October 2014, 09:32 AM |#21  
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That really sucks, could happen to any brand - i hope you get your new phone soon.
 
 
17th October 2014, 07:46 AM |#22  
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My phone failed today. It was working perfectly when I put it on charge with 15% battery left.

An hour or so later when I took it off the screen the phone is dead. All buttons unresponsive, tried different chargers, then took it to a shopping centre repair place who tested the battery and said it had charge in it. The LG charger still works perfectly with my S3 so it can't be the charger.

So I'm gutted as I've just returned from 2 weeks holiday and all my photos are on it. I tried plugging it in to a USB port on my PC but no joy.

Any ideas?

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did you find a solution? My phone really have same problem. The main problem is I 'm from Turkey and my phone has been bought from USA, and our LG office is not supporting USA products.. sucks..

the phone is unresponsive , no screen no power, no sound... tried lots of thing. It has been power of in my pocket and never power on again.
17th October 2014, 01:18 PM |#23  
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Hi,
did you find a solution? My phone really have same problem. The main problem is I 'm from Turkey and my phone has been bought from USA, and our LG office is not supporting USA products.. sucks..

the phone is unresponsive , no screen no power, no sound... tried lots of thing. It has been power of in my pocket and never power on again.

Dude u really need to read the thread,4 posts above yours tells you what happened to his device.

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17th October 2014, 01:33 PM |#24  
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Originally Posted by homerlovesbeer

My phone failed today. It was working perfectly when I put it on charge with 15% battery left.

An hour or so later when I took it off the screen the phone is dead. All buttons unresponsive, tried different chargers, then took it to a shopping centre repair place who tested the battery and said it had charge in it. The LG charger still works perfectly with my S3 so it can't be the charger.

So I'm gutted as I've just returned from 2 weeks holiday and all my photos are on it. I tried plugging it in to a USB port on my PC but no joy.

Any ideas?

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Dude u really need to read the thread,4 posts above yours tells you what happened to his device.

sent from Canada via my Note 3, Note 2 or One X+

yes I saw it, Its main board (logic board) has been changed.
17th October 2014, 03:18 PM |#25  
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Dude u really need to read the thread,4 posts above yours tells you what happened to his device.

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What are the odds of receiving defective handset in Lg G3?
17th October 2014, 04:36 PM |#26  
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What are the odds of receiving defective handset in Lg G3?

I wouldnt think very high but all devices are mass produced so it does happen as seen here.

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20th October 2014, 07:04 PM |#27  
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Hi guys,

Today my phone died too, it froze on snapchat then i exited the app, and the phone became unresponsive and the screen dimmed. I then pulled the battery out, and put it back in, but since then it hasnt turned back on. Ive tried charging it for a few hours and doing battery resets etc, it also doesnt connect to my PC. I think its dead.

Also its rooted, but as its completely dead will they know?

Worst thing is i bought it from Amazon.de and im in the UK so i have to ship it back there, unless anyone knows if LG will be able to repair it here in the UK?
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21st October 2014, 11:03 AM |#28  
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Sounds like a dud battery or connector, take it apart and check the connection between the battery and board.

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