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Unless I'm mistaken, you shouldn't have to wipe before restoring a nandroid backup, right? Isn't it just applying the whole image to the phone? I know I've done it before on other phones without any problems.
It should wipe when you do the restore automatically.
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It should wipe when you do the restore automatically.
I'm not 100% familiar with how TWRP or CWM or anyone else writes their restore function, but I've always done a full wipe (except SD) when restoring as to eliminate any other bits that could be lingering from the bad flash.
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