Second generation of iPhone. Model A1241 / 8 or 16 GB capacity / black or white plastic back. Repair is more straightforward than the first iPhone. requires screwdrivers, prying, and suction tools.

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Hard reset, iPhone 3G

How do you do a hard reset on a iPhone 3G 16mb.

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simply press the home and the sleep button at the same time until the phone restarts - this should take around 10 seconds

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You should hold down the home screen button and the top lock button together , KEEP HOLDING EVEN WHEN IT SAYS TURN OFF, KEEP HOLDING UNTIL THE APPLE APPEARS ,then release both buttons and wait for the phone to reboot. Sometimes it take a minute or so.

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