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[Q] Kindle bricked - stuck on yellow triangle recovery screen

24th June 2014, 12:47 AM |#1  
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Hello,

I've been working on a KF that was previously rooted - and now will only boot to this screen:
Attached - BootScreen

I was able to previously access TWRP, but now after trying to wipe the kindle, it will no longer boot to that.

When accessing the KF via a fastboot cable, this is how the device is recognized:
Attached - Driver

Running options in KFU, I receive:
Attached - KFU

I've had the most luck with the "KINDLE FIRE HD System.img Recovery Tool"
Attached - SystemImage
It allows me to remotely reboot my kindle, and says that it successfully writes a new image on the device(downloaded a fresh blank one) but the KF will boot to the yellow triangle screen every time thereafter regardless.

Any other suggestions on what I could do?
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25th June 2014, 06:38 AM |#2  
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Try this:
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fastboot -i 0x1949 oem idme bootmode 4000
27th June 2014, 02:18 AM |#3  
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Originally Posted by SafinWasi

Try this:

Code:
fastboot -i 0x1949 oem idme bootmode 4000

Safin,

Thank-you for your reply. Were you suggesting typing that snippet into the KFU console?
Last edited by healedyou; 27th June 2014 at 02:29 AM.
27th June 2014, 03:37 AM |#4  
Did you use option 3 to restore the factory recovery? That should fix your issue. This is a Kindle fire HD right? Not a Kindle fire 2.

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27th June 2014, 05:02 AM |#5  
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Did you use option 3 to restore the factory recovery? That should fix your issue. This is a Kindle fire HD right? Not a Kindle fire 2.

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My model is D01400.

Option 3 confirmed that it worked, but upon rebooting the Kindle it still goes to the yellow triangle screen.
27th June 2014, 05:13 AM |#6  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Red_81

Did you use option 3 to restore the factory recovery? That should fix your issue. This is a Kindle fire HD right? Not a Kindle fire 2.

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Ummm...the HD models do NOT have a yellow triangle screen. I think.
27th June 2014, 06:21 AM |#7  
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Originally Posted by healedyou

My model is D01400.

Option 3 confirmed that it worked, but upon rebooting the Kindle it still goes to the yellow triangle screen.

You have an original Kindle Fire 8GB. Don't use any utility unless for a Kindle Fire or you will hard brick your tablet.

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---------- Post added at 12:21 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:14 AM ----------

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Originally Posted by healedyou

Hello,

Don't use the fastboot cord, your stuck in fastboot. That's what that yellow triangle is. Use your USB cord and read up a bit, you should be able to recover just fine. http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2037513

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