1. pgriffin's Avatar
    Bold got wet 3 days ago.... Let it dry completely and everything is working, except it is always looking for a network. SIM card is in. Seems that maybe something is not working on the radio. Any suggestions?

    08-11-09 07:49 PM
  2. Jared DiPane's Avatar
    How did you go about attempting to dry this device?
    08-11-09 07:51 PM
  3. AZBBFAN's Avatar
    get a new SIM card
    08-11-09 07:52 PM
  4. pgriffin's Avatar
    Just let it dry naturally....
    08-11-09 07:55 PM
  5. dayzrulz's Avatar
    Chances are that the phone is not totally dry after only 3 days naturally. My bold went swimming for a good 15 minutes, not just a dunk. I rinsed my phone with alcohol to flush moisture and let it dry in rice. Booted up after about 3-4 days and it has worked flawlessy for 5 months now. Drying a phone after water damaged is not something that you can generally rush. I know many bolds that have gone swimming and came back to work fine. Just take the proper steps. Hope this helps! Good luck!
    08-11-09 08:41 PM
  6. anon(51467)'s Avatar
    Old school trick. Pull the battery and throw it in a sealed container of rice for a few days. The rice will pull the moisture out of the phone if there is any left.
    08-11-09 08:59 PM
  7. sinfony's Avatar
    ^^ this

    it works.
    08-11-09 11:00 PM
  8. Arnleyva's Avatar
    Take rulez advice the rice and alcohol thing really works!
    08-12-09 12:35 AM