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Mobile phone repairs and spares... [Feb. 28th, 2003|11:26 am]
The Love Bug
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Two days ago at 06:40, I dropped my phone.
On it's screen.
It cracked.

At 07:30 on the same day, I ordered a replacement screen and a fitting kit.
Yesterday, the fitting kit arrived.
Today, the screen arrived.

Fitted it myself, and now it works perfectly again!! Go me!! :o)

Let's go back a while...

At Christmas, I lost the joystick cover on my phone.
Orange said I'd need to get the phone replaced.
Vodafone said I'd need to send it back to Ericsson for repair, for £40!!!

It's just a bit of plastic!!!!!!

Now, yumseta helped me out with this kind of problem before, when my iPAQ stylus release broke. I've looked everywhere, and I cannot find a replacement for the joystick cover. It really worries me that I could find a replacement LCD screen for the phone within 5 minutes of looking, but not a small piece of plastic within 2 months!!!

So, if anyone can find me a joystick cover, or a complete joystick assembly for an Ericsson T68 mobile phone, I will be forever thankful!!
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[User Picture]From: squaresnow
2003-02-28 04:09 am (UTC)

You could try http://www.tangshop.com/index.html
or
http://www.mobilespares4you.co.uk
or
http://ucables.com/index.phtml

Dunno if they'll have the bits Dave, but you can try !
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2003-02-28 05:38 am (UTC)
No they didn't, but thanks for the suggestion anyway! :o)
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[User Picture]From: squaresnow
2003-02-28 05:45 am (UTC)

Re:

Damnit !
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[User Picture]From: kuzanagi_
2003-02-28 04:35 am (UTC)
Do what everyone else seems to do lately when they need a new mobile.


Mug someone for theirs.

;)
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2003-02-28 05:38 am (UTC)
Funny you should say that, I was gonna nick Caroline's joystick cap! :-P
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[User Picture]From: moosical
2003-02-28 10:44 am (UTC)
given the fact that you'd have to kill me for it.. I don't think you will..

;-P

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From: all_in_a_blur
2003-03-02 04:17 am (UTC)
Errrrrrk, I think Ian is taking a look for you
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