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[Q] If I send my Z1 to a Sony Repair Center, do they retain the waterproofing?

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12th January 2014, 11:54 AM   |  #1  
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I want to send my phone to have the main camera sensor replaced (it had damaged pixels).
It's not a warranty repair, as I'm not in the country where I bought it.
If they open the phone to replace the sensor, do they re-seal the phone so it retains it's waterproofing?
12th January 2014, 12:56 PM   |  #2  
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I want to send my phone to have the main camera sensor replaced (it had damaged pixels).
It's not a warranty repair, as I'm not in the country where I bought it.
If they open the phone to replace the sensor, do they re-seal the phone so it retains it's waterproofing?





I would not beleive they do, even if they claimed so
12th January 2014, 12:59 PM   |  #3  
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Why is that mm79k? I assumed the seal was just rubber, is it glue based or something? I've been trying to find a repair manual but am not having any luck myself
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Originally Posted by Distaplia

I want to send my phone to have the main camera sensor replaced (it had damaged pixels).
It's not a warranty repair, as I'm not in the country where I bought it.
If they open the phone to replace the sensor, do they re-seal the phone so it retains it's waterproofing?

If it's not Sony Center to do that I will be not sure they do. Via warranty they have to so I will think to get another device or get it replaced.
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