1. philo's Avatar
    I have a sprint blackberry 8830. the account is currently suspended. and I was trying to sell it. but im not sure if any one else will be able 2 use it because of my bill. is there something I can do other then pay the bil???!?!
    10-23-08 06:47 PM
  2. pltaylor's Avatar
    typically the carrier wont release the ESN number with a balance owed. Half of them end up on ebay anyway. If you cant get the number cleared, at least be a stand-up guy and don't rip someone else off.
    10-23-08 06:52 PM
  3. berry me with it's Avatar
    Find someone at Sprint who will change it for you. In my experience, if the phone is still "active" on an account (even if the account is suspended) a new user won't be able to activate it.
    10-23-08 06:52 PM
  4. pltaylor's Avatar
    you could sell it for parts. Just be clear that the number is flagged.
    10-23-08 06:54 PM
  5. berry me with it's Avatar
    Sprint's system should still allow an ESN change, just have to find someone willing to do it...
    10-23-08 06:56 PM
  6. pltaylor's Avatar
    tell 'em you need to sell it to pay them!
    10-23-08 07:06 PM
  7. berryflyflea's Avatar
    yeah go to celltrade.com and sell ya whole account to someone.it's really easy and quick and then you don't have to worry about the early term etc..
    is the balance that big?
    10-23-08 07:06 PM
  8. berryflyflea's Avatar
    sell it back to blackberry in the trade up program.
    10-23-08 07:12 PM
  9. AssortedHippo's Avatar
    I'm gonna stick with berryflyflea.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-23-08 07:30 PM
  10. philo's Avatar
    thanx everyboody. and yes..the balance is above 500$.
    10-24-08 12:24 AM
  11. TheSultan's Avatar
    whoa, that's a big balance! In the future, I'd avoid it getting so high
    10-24-08 05:25 AM
  12. johnmorganjr1's Avatar
    Ouch on the balance... I'd go with pltaylors last comment.
    10-24-08 07:37 AM