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Default PROBLEM KFHD 8.9 2nd Gen RED BOOT

I am an Android noob but I'm no stranger to hacking/modding. Well anyway while trying to unlock my KFHD 8.9 2nd Gen's bootloader to install TWRP or CWM I failed. It now boots to a red screen. I've tried restoring through ADB, ADB (Fastboot), KFFA, and KF-SRT. Nothing works tried all firmware and all options. the only thing I can do is get my device to communicate in fastboot mode. Does anyone have any info they can share to help out? Please and thank you.
 
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You need to restore the stock boot loader, go here and download the 8.1.4 stock boot loader and I can't stress enough to verify the md5sum matches the one listed, if it doesn't you could end up with a hard brick. Anyways from there its as simple as running
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fastboot -i 0x1949 flash bootloader kfhd8-u-boot-prod-8.1.4.bin
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You need to restore the stock boot loader, go here and download the 8.1.4 stock boot loader and I can't stress enough to verify the md5sum matches the one listed, if it doesn't you could end up with a hard brick. Anyways from there its as simple as running
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fastboot -i 0x1949 flash bootloader kfhd8-u-boot-prod-8.1.4.bin
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Thank yo so much. I'm gonna try this now.
 
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Okay so I tried it and now it boots dirrevtly into fastboot withor without cable inserted.
 
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Um you did check the md5sum first right? Please make sure the device is showing up on your PC, and I would try something simple like
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fastboot -i 0x1949 reboot
that might get it out of fastboot loop, if not restore the system and recovery partitions again.

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Okay after flashing my recovery I restored my other partitions via Kindle Fire First Aide and it worked like a charm. Now I got a new issue but Im gonna hafta make a new thread for that.

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