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Old 05-17-2011, 02:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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went to look at my blackberry 8520 3G about 30 minutes ago and the screen was totally black, and it will no turn on. I know it isnt the charge because i had full charge and alo the led isnt flashing as it normally does when my battery has fully died, so i know this is not the problem.

I have taken and leftmy battery out for about 15 minutes and then put it back in to try and reboot , but with no joy.

I did drop my phone a few weeks ago and mark the screen, so maybe this could be a screen problem? but then surely my led would still be working and kypad backlight would still be on? this isnt the case. I have only had this blackberry for about 10 weeks, :(

Does anybody have any idea what had happened?

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Default Re: 8520 3G wont even turn on :(

Did you try attaching the charge cable and see what happens - does the LED or screen light up.

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I know it isnt the charge because i had full charge and alo the led isnt flashing as it normally does when my battery has fully died, so i know this is not the problem.

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If the battery is dead there is no power for the LED, it will not light up.
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Blackberry batterys are LI type and if you let it go below 30% often it will not fully charge. You let it die often so it's time to replace it. Keep it fully charged and it will last longer.
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