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HALPPPPP! My G2's battery is apparently shorted. won't power on, red LED flashing

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Default HALPPPPP! My G2's battery is apparently shorted. won't power on, red LED flashing

T-Mobile is sending me a new one arriving monday 4/28/14 and i have 7 days from receipt of the replacement to return this handset but i NEED TO RECOVER IMAGES AND TEXTS! i'll do anything that wouldn't indicate to t-mo that i've screwed the warranty pooch please halp
 
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took it to a little shop and a guy said it was electrostatic in the mobo. i got the phone powered on and everything but it went off as soon as i got home i dont wanna pay him more ughhhhh
 
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you guys are useless sometimes but here's a hint so you never have my problem. don't use usb extension cable to charge your phone. just use the one that came with it. pull that chair hecka close to the wall. random usb cables can screw up your hardware
 
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you guys are useless sometimes but here's a hint so you never have my problem. don't use usb extension cable to charge your phone. just use the one that came with it. pull that chair hecka close to the wall. random usb cables can screw up your hardware
Maybe no one before you got this problem, so no one could help you with it?

Comments like these are downright rude and definitely won't get you any help when needed.
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you guys are useless sometimes but here's a hint so you never have my problem. don't use usb extension cable to charge your phone. just use the one that came with it. pull that chair hecka close to the wall. random usb cables can screw up your hardware
Lol. Noob.

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you guys are useless sometimes but here's a hint so you never have my problem. don't use usb extension cable to charge your phone. just use the one that came with it. pull that chair hecka close to the wall. random usb cables can screw up your hardware
On a related note, I am using a USB extension cable with another USB cable, my phone is fine. Anyways as was stated don't be rude, you posted a question that maybe 0.1% of people with a G2 have had.

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yeah whatever guys don't be so sensitive. i'm definitely not a noob. i know when i've been looked off.

i'm not saying they cause the problem i'm saying they can.

anyway, someone can close this thread.

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