Revamped version of the iPhone 3G with faster processing speeds. Repair of this device is similar to the 3G, and requires simple screwdrivers and prying tools. Model A1303 / 16 or 32 GB capacity / black or white plastic back.

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Only restore on USB 1.1, Wont charge

I am trying to repair a water damaged Iphone.

I was getting various errors when trying to restore, Error 9 was the most common. I noticed that when I plugged it in the the computer, Windows would always give me an message to plug it into a USB 2.0 port. (port was 2.0) Then during restore it would always fail.

Anyway. I was able to finally restore after using a USB 1.1 hub.

Now the problem is that it won't charge. When I plug the phone into either a AC Charger or the computer, the Graphic changes to indicate that it is charging,but it does not charge. I was able to charge the same battery in another phone, so I know it is not a faulty battery.

I am suspecting that one connections in the USB has failed.

I have replaced the charging port assembly, and examined the internal plug (connecting Charging port to logic board) and it seems fine.

Any advice on where the problem may be. Thanks.

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take a look at No Power, No Charging, No iTunes answer here, it has a great picture attached of the charging fuse. This may be your problem... if it solves your problem please upvote his answer!

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Does this look like it could be the problem? Is that a Fuse that is missing? Maybe a capacitor?

http://imgur.com/KXoKX

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in short..yes. there is meant to be a little blue inductor/fuse there. You could try to replace it or join the 2 points with a blob of solder...this isn't the best choice as you have no fuse, but it will solve the problem.

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Thanks, I will try that. What about this, its the same board. Looks like a slip of a screwdriver took this off. Is it a fuse, resistor or capacitor? Can I just join it? Hope you can see it.

http://imgur.com/a/av0XZ

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take a look at this board.. I think you have another missing part there..oops with the screwdriver indeed! scroll down the page to the motherboard, click view huge..http://guide-images.ifixit.net/igi/hsa3H...

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