Have you stayed loyal to your iPhone 4 or iPhone 3GS instead of getting the newest instalment, the iPhone X? After all these years of having your phone and then splash! You’ve dropped your precious phone in the sink or even worse, in the toilet!
In the event that that is along these lines, you will usually need to find a way immediately to help spare your iPhone 3gs or iPhone 4.
Fundamental Steps to repair a water damaged iPhone
1. Shut down THE IPHONE RIGHT AWAY!
2. Try not to TURN ON THE PHONE until completing the greater part of the means. Flipping on the iPhone when there is water inside may make the phone cut off.
3. Remove your iPhone cover and after that evacuate the Sim Card.
4. Shake out any extra water.
5. Utilize a blow dryer in the least warmth setting for 15 minutes and attempt to warm up the phone gently so any current water can without much of a stretch escape from the telephone. Utilize low warmth!
6. Stick the iPhone in a sack of uncooked rice and be sure that it is totally secured. Switch the rice every day. The uncooked rice will positively drench up dampness and helps take out any extra water inside the iPhone. Leave the iPhone in the rice for 48-72 hours for perfect outcomes.
7. Remove your iPhone from the rice and affirm it works. On the off chance that it doesn’t work or on the off chance that you feel abundance water in the iPhone, rehash stages 4, 5, and 6. Keep the iPhone within the rice for another 4-5 days and check again re-trying the procedure until the iPhone works accurately.
8. This procedure works best if your iPhone was in water for under 30 minutes. On the off chance that the procedure does not work after numerous endeavours, keep perusing.
Apple’s Policy for iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 Water Damage:
Apple has characterized the spots where the water pointers are found on their site. iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 are outfitted with Liquid Contact Indicators at the base of the earphone jack. iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 models will likewise have a marker on the base of the dock-connector lodging.
These markers are set off and flipped PINK the minute they come in guide presentation to water or even a fluid containing water. The pointers are uniquely planned not to be set off by moistness and temperature changes.
In the event that the pink pointer is noticeable, it demonstrates that your administration for water damage is excluded through the Apple one (1) year restricted guarantee or AppleCare Protection Plan (APP).
In any case, you may switch your broken-down phone with a renovated iPhone for $199 from the Apple Store contrasted with the full evaluated iPhone.
Additionally, on the off chance that you bought your iPhone 3GS/iPhone 4 from Best Buy or utilized a charge card that offers assurance/protection on your iPhone, you may have the capacity to recover some cash or even the iPhone for nothing. Check the greater part of the choices before your choice to repurchase another iPhone 3GS or iPhone 4. A great approach to protect your iPhone from potential water damage is to buy a strong and water-proof case.
Having your iPhone Professionally Restored at Northampton Apple Repair
On the chance that your sensors are pink and your iPhone is essentially not working despite endeavouring to dry the iPhone of all water, we strongly recommend that you take it to our shop for a fast repair with any iPhone, iMac, iPod and much more. If you have any other questions please do feel free to call us with 01604 372406.