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Bricked VS980, Lost IMEI and Modem, On it for 3 days, Will anyone HELP?

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Originally Posted by mjones73 View Post
So doing this doesn't work? Or do you not want to return it to out of the box stock?
i flashed [ROM] XDABBEB's VS98024A v1.1.1 and his baseband,
tried reverting to stock many times using tot, randomly boots
im now back on his om stable and rooted,have recovery trying to enabler diag mode to restore imei, esn
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If you didn't backup your EFS your best bet is to just warranty the phone with verizon
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Originally Posted by staticx57 View Post
If you didn't backup your EFS your best bet is to just warranty the phone with verizon
The OP stated they're having difficulty going back to stock. That said, if they can get back to stock, I would take it back to VZW, too.
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I've never had to take a phone back (knock on wood) but they'd be able to see that he rooted and what not. So kind of a general question, would it be best to delete some system file so the phone wouldn't boot at all? That way he could say it won't turn on and they (in theory) can't see the root?

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OP would need to TOT back and then return it. If he TOTs it will wipe it completely and reset the "Rooted" check in Recovery. OP... with no EFS backup you have a wifi only tablet now. There is no way to save your phone at all. TOT back to stock and take it in for warranty.
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The other option is to send it to LG instead of verizon. Another user awhile back wiped his efs without a backup and he couldn't get to stock, so he sent it to LG and they replaced it. It's a better option than Verizon, unless you can get to stock unrooted.

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