Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,732,479 Members 48,415 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] My Grand fell in water :( Please HELP!!!

Tip us?
 
regalstreak
Old
#1  
regalstreak's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 5
Posts: 57
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Mumbai
Unhappy [Q] My Grand fell in water :( Please HELP!!!

Hey there.. Please help me guys!
I accidently left my phone in my jeans pocket and put that jeans to wash.... The phone got wet and isn't working now...

Things I tried:

> Removing battery instantly as I got the phone

>Keeping phone in sun and making water evaporate for some time...

> Then Putting battery in the phone and switching it on... (also tried the download mode.. it did not work )

Please Do Reply...

~~~~~ I really want my grand back!! ~~~~~
 
saaketp
Old
#2  
saaketp's Avatar
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 6
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Kharagpur
Quote:
Originally Posted by regalstreak View Post
Hey there.. Please help me guys!
I accidently left my phone in my jeans pocket and put that jeans to wash.... The phone got wet and isn't working now...

Things I tried:

> Removing battery instantly as I got the phone

>Keeping phone in sun and making water evaporate for some time...

> Then Putting battery in the phone and switching it on... (also tried the download mode.. it did not work )

Please Do Reply...

~~~~~ I really want my grand back!! ~~~~~
My phone also got wet few days back (fell in a puddle on the road!!). I let it dry outside in the sun but still it didn't work.

I searched and got suggestion to put phone in sack of rice as it absorbs the water.

After keeping the phone in rice for about 1.5 days I took it out and now it works except the power button has to be pressed hard and it doesn't work sometimes (it did not work initially after coming out of rice and I thought that phone is gone but it works).
 
KanD93
Old
#3  
Member
Thanks Meter 7
Posts: 35
Join Date: Sep 2013
Default Rice can help....

I would suggest that you put your phone in a box full of rice and close the box and let it be there for 1-2 days. This had helped me earlier.
And don't keep the battery in the phone, take it out and then put both the things in the box.
I hope this helps.
 
saudkhan75
Old
#4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 2
Posts: 19
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Mumbai
Quote:
Originally Posted by regalstreak View Post
Hey there.. Please help me guys!
I accidently left my phone in my jeans pocket and put that jeans to wash.... The phone got wet and isn't working now...

Things I tried:

> Removing battery instantly as I got the phone

>Keeping phone in sun and making water evaporate for some time...

> Then Putting battery in the phone and switching it on... (also tried the download mode.. it did not work )

Please Do Reply...

~~~~~ I really want my grand back!! ~~~~~
You should get a new Display I guess.
 
regalstreak
Old
#5  
regalstreak's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 5
Posts: 57
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Mumbai
Default Thanks guys

Thank you guys!! I went today to a local samsung shop.. he opened the fone in front of me and showed me tht some parts of the motherboard are rusted!!
I tried switching the fone on but to no avail...
He told me that he will put the new parts in some 2600 Rs ... illl tell ulll if it works!
THANK YOU GUYS FOR REPLYING!
 
regalstreak
Old
#6  
regalstreak's Avatar
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 5
Posts: 57
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Mumbai
It dint work guys my grand is dead!

Sent from my GT-S7262 using XDA Free mobile app
Tags
damaged, gt-i9082, question, regalstreak, water
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


XDA PORTAL POSTS

Run, Jump, and Shoot in Tales of Ciaxia

There are certain types of games that have become paramount of the portable gaming world. As we have … more

Samsung Gear Live Stock Firmware Image Pulled, Temp Root

Just yesterday,XDA Recognized Developer and TV ProducerAdamOutlertore apart … more

Draw a Line and Let Your Device Do the Rest with LineitApp

Over the years, since evenbefore Android entered the scene, we have striven to … more