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[Q] Sony Xperia ZR Wifi & Bluetooth functionality Disabled

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By velasoraptor, Junior Member on 28th August 2014, 07:30 PM
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21st September 2014, 01:56 AM |#11  
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Ummm I just flashed stock 4.2 and wifi is fine. 4.3 wifi is dead. 4.4 is dead. What did they change at 4.3?

Bluetooth still not working on 4.2.
 
 
21st September 2014, 05:46 AM |#12  
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Ummm I just flashed stock 4.2 and wifi is fine. 4.3 wifi is dead. 4.4 is dead. What did they change at 4.3?

Bluetooth still not working on 4.2.

Oh I don't know. 2.4 now working fine after flashing 4.4 again.

It's too unpredictable. However, Bluetooth is definitely dead on mine.
21st September 2014, 04:12 PM |#13  
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Oh I don't know. 2.4 now working fine after flashing 4.4 again.

It's too unpredictable. However, Bluetooth is definitely dead on mine.


wifi sometimes gets connected for few hours. After that it again dies
21st September 2014, 09:41 PM |#14  
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Smile That is work for me
Same problem with me bro.Then i will flash my phone with flashtools and then its works fine
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5th November 2014, 07:43 PM |#15  
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Ok I've figured out the Bluetooth

Just like the WiFi the problem is a poor connection to the bottom board which is free to float around. It was an Idiot who designed this connection, bottom board should have been sitting on plastic shelf or spacers.

I've attached two pictures showing the pin 1 that needs to contact the conductive plate 2.







I fixed by placing small stacks of the screen adhesive under the four corners of the floating bottom board 2.

This forces it up to make a better connection with top board 1.

Obviously you need to remove screen to do this.

However, it may be possible to fix by jamming a small rigid piece of plastic in the top of micro usb slot above the jack as that's the corner of top board that needs to be forced down.

Another alternative maybe to open the corner from the back and try and force the bottom board against the top. There's two screws and some prying to do there.

Also, in addition to the adhesive spacers, I suggest placing some copper tape on the conductive square (2) to improve reliability of the connection. Similarly with the wifi squares which are on opposite side and corner of floating bottom board (2) to the bluetooth square.

My Bluetooth and wifi are now fixed. Yay.
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