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Fixing possibly damaged USB charging port

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I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789experiencing [http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789|this issue].
I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789experiencing [http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789|this issue].
 
I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (theissue. (The phone seems to react onto USB cable movement; what makes it not so easydifficult to determine is that sometimes moving the cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).phone.)
I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (theissue. (The phone seems to react onto USB cable movement; what makes it not so easydifficult to determine is that sometimes moving the cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).phone.)
 
After some investigationinvestigation, I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).port. (One auction—already over—is [http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355|here].)
After some investigationinvestigation, I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).port. (One auction—already over—is [http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355|here].)
 
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I guess I amI'm answering my own question already, but in that case itcase, this post might be useful to others, especiallyothers—especially since it seems that it'sthis is one of the most common issues. ActuallyActually, I would like to have an advice on whether my diagnosis is right andright. And assuming it is, maybe some whosomeone who's already did such proceduredone the repair could write a guide on how to do it?it.
 
It looks like a straight forwardstraightforward change, but I'm a total noob.
It looks like a straight forwardstraightforward change, but I'm a total noob.

Device:

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Status:

open

Accepted Answer:

94994

Edit by: tkd ,

Title:

Fixing possibly damaged USB charging port

Text:

I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789

I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (the phone seems react on USB cable movement; what makes it not so easy to determine is that sometimes moving cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).

After some investigation I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).

I guess I am answering my own question already, but in that case it might be useful to others, especially since it seems that it's one of the most common issues. Actually I would like to have an advice whether my diagnosis is right and assuming it is, maybe some who already did such procedure could write guide how to do it?

It looks like a straight forward change, but I'm a total noob.

Device:

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Status:

open

Accepted Answer:

94994

Edit by: tkd ,

Title:

Fixing possibly damaged USB charging port

Text:

I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789

I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (the phone seems react on USB cable movement; what makes it not so easy to determine is that sometimes moving cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).

After some investigation I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).

I guess I am answering my own question already, but in that case it might be useful to others, especially since it seems that it's one of the most common issues. Actually I would like to have an advice whether my diagnosis is right and assuming it is, maybe some who already did such procedure could write guide how to do it?

It looks like a straight forward change, but I'm a total noob.

Device:

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Status:

open

Accepted Answer:

94764

Edit by: tkd ,

Title:

Fixing possibly damaged USB charging port

Text:

I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789

I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (the phone seems react on USB cable movement; what makes it not so easy to determine is that sometimes moving cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).

After some investigation I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).

I guess I am answering my own question already, but in that case it might be useful to others, especially since it seems that it's one of the most common issues. Actually I would like to have an advice whether my diagnosis is right and assuming it is, maybe some who already did such procedure could write guide how to do it?

It looks like a straight forward change, but I'm a total noob.

Device:

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Status:

open

Accepted Answer:

94764

Original post by: tkd ,

Title:

Fixing possibly damaged USB charging port

Text:

I seem to be experienced this issue: http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=23789

I think it most likely is a mechanical issue (the phone seems react on USB cable movement; what makes it not so easy to determine is that sometimes moving cable doesn't help until rebooting the phone).

After some investigation I found that there are suggestions to replace the charging port (one auction - already over - is here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150713366355).

I guess I am answering my own question already, but in that case it might be useful to others, especially since it seems that it's one of the most common issues. Actually I would like to have an advice whether my diagnosis is right and assuming it is, maybe some who already did such procedure could write guide how to do it?

It looks like a straight forward change, but I'm a total noob.

Device:

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Status:

open