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Old 09-13-2006, 08:17 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question 8700G Replacement Case

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My 8700g looks as if it has been through hell and back; does anyone know if and where can I get a replacement shell?

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Old 09-13-2006, 12:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Smile Please disregard

I found it here:
:: ProMobility :: - Blackberry Parts and here's the thread:
OEM Replacement Housings/Faceplates?

Should've searched better... Sorry, please close this thread.
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Old 09-13-2006, 12:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
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pretty good link. thanks for sharing
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It's a shame pro mobility is so bloody expensive.

That 90 bucks in plastic better be filled with gold.
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I just purchased a new housing for my 8700g via Ebay from Bonnieshop2008. Cost me 12 (UK pounds) for front and back cover including battery cover. Now I need to switch the covers over to make sure it all works ok but assuming it does this is a great deal!
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ebay was gonna be my suggestion as well
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It's a shame pro mobility is so bloody expensive.

That 90 bucks in plastic better be filled with gold.
Supply and demand... supply and demand.
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I just purchased a new housing for my 8700g via Ebay from Bonnieshop2008. Cost me 12 (UK pounds) for front and back cover including battery cover. Now I need to switch the covers over to make sure it all works ok but assuming it does this is a great deal!

I bid on an auction by them a few days ago and ebay cancelled it...

grrrr
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Supply and demand... supply and demand.
for 90 bucks there is no demand from me
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Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8700/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

Ebay, I bought one for about 10 bucks, you'll need to get a torx screw driver.
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will a 8700g OEM housing fit on a 8700r? i mean, the dimensions should be the same... but will the keypad on the 8700r line up with the case on the 8700g?
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