View Full Version : 8700 Wheel - Is this part available?

04-25-2009, 07:17 PM
I have an 8700 that I wanted to give to my father, but wheel needs to be replaced. When scrolling..its doesn't work well.

I have searched a few blackberry repair places, but didn't see this part available. Any help? Can this part be purchased.. is repair simple?


04-26-2009, 05:29 AM
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If you have the proper tools and some soldering experience then yes simple to do!

But might be cheaper to buy a used 8700 or an 8100 or curve

04-26-2009, 09:29 AM
Well, I think that is my question.. where might I find this part? The few places I have searched didn't have this item? cnn.cn didn't have it ( that I could find ) ....

04-26-2009, 09:54 PM
Try HorizonWirelessOnline.com - Horizon Wireless, The World’s Cellular Repair Center (http://www.horizonwirelessonline.com)

04-28-2009, 01:47 PM
Wirelessly posted (Its All About the U!)

I cant speak for Horizon Wireless but another option may be to just to buy another phone. 8700 are a bit old.

06-01-2009, 02:18 AM
try to search in the ebay with "8700 Jog Wheel", you will find the source there.