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Introduction

Hello all, today we will repair a water damaged phone.

it's a simple cell phone and quite easy to repair.

enjoy

Parts

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  1. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873, Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 1, image 1 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873, Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 1, image 2 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873, Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Remove back cover & battery.

  2. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 2, image 1 of 2 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the front case by prying it open. You will hear clicks.

    • Be careful with taking off screen if you use a spudger.

  3. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 3, image 1 of 2 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Use a Torx screwdriver to remove the screen screws.

    • Use a spudger or tweezers to remove the connector of the LCD screen.

  4. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 4, image 1 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 4, image 2 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 4, image 3 of 3
    • Remove keyboard by prying it open with a spudger.

    • The keyboard is secured with adhesive, be careful!

  5. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 5, image 1 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 5, image 2 of 3 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 5, image 3 of 3
    • The PCB board had water damage, see this in picture 3.

    • To remove the corrosion, dab a cotton swab with a little distilled water on the corroded area, the corrosion will disappear.

  6. Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 6, image 1 of 2 Water Damage on main board of Nokia 206 RM873: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • How and where to use the cotton swabs.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Kevin D

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4 Comments

no use .it is not switching on . replaced with good batter also. no on

nabhan75 - Reply

try to clean with an ultrasonic bath.

measure out powerrail.

measure out the voltage coming in on board. try to see if you have short.

Kevin D - Reply

Nokia 206 display and charger pin

Mithilesh Yadav - Reply

Not working kiy 1.2.3 and colling ricev kiy not working

K .M Jugesh - Reply

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