Unstable iPhone after unlock

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by MikeAH, Mar 16, 2008.

  1. MikeAH macrumors newbie

    Mar 16, 2008

    I got my iPhone today and unlocked it with Ziphone. Since then my iPhone has been very unstable - apps keep crashing and the iPhone reboots every five minutes or so.

    I unlocked 1.1.3. Updated to 1.1.4, unlocked again. And the problem's still there. I must have tried restoring a hundred times only to see the same problem after unlocking.

    Any ideas what I should do?

  2. ajl917 macrumors 6502

    Oct 8, 2007
    Have you installed any apps before the problem starts?
  3. CADer macrumors 6502


    Apr 24, 2007
    Same thing happened to me I used Ziphone and the Phone kept restarting at what seemed to be random times- but in my case I can no prove that the ziphone was the cause cause i never started the phone long enough to know if it worked before Ziphone jailbreak, in other words I just got the phone and didn't give it time to see if the shutdown problem existed before Ziphone.

    In any case just restore the Iphone to it's virgin state and take it into Apple Genius bar and they will replace it like they did mine!
  4. MikeAH thread starter macrumors newbie

    Mar 16, 2008
    Nope, but ZiPhone installs Installer when I unlock. That could'nt be it, could it?

  5. MikeAH thread starter macrumors newbie

    Mar 16, 2008
    I don't live in the US so I hope there's another way to stop it from rebooting. Do you think it could help if i use a revirginizing tool?

  6. jeffmc macrumors 6502

    Sep 21, 2007
    ziphone will install the installer app when it jailbreaks a phone
  7. techguy1 macrumors regular

    Mar 3, 2008
    Had the same unstable state the first time I used ziphone and added a few items via installer. I restored via itunes, ran ziphone one more time and have had no problems this time.

    I believe you have to be careful what you install once you've got the installer up and running via ziphone. Some folks seem to have no problems running almost everything and other's can have problems.

    I now simply add items I find useful rather than "sounds interesting" :D

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