iphone bricked?

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by adeljanin, Aug 23, 2010.

  1. adeljanin macrumors newbie

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    okay so a friend of mine gave me this iphone 3g cause he jumped into a pool with it. he didnt think can fix it but i did the old rice trick and i got the phone to turn on. now it just keeps rebooting after about 20 seconds or so just on apple screen i tried reading reading other posts and i tried the home and power button recovery thing and its not working maybe somone can help me out
    thanks in advance
     
  2. crawfish963 macrumors 6502

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    How long did you have it in rice before you turned it on. Safe time is at least 5 days. More than likely it's fried. You should go ahead and look to replace it.
     
  3. Carlanga macrumors 604

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