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    Default Can't charge my note 2

    So my note 2 didn't even want to charge up today. The thing is that 2 days ago, I accidentally slipped my phone inside a warm water bowl and the phone was dipped in for like 1 inch around the usb area. When the phone dipped down in the bowl, the phone was actually charged at the first before I slipped it. Along with the phone, the still-on-charging usb cable was also fell into the water too. I immediately turned off the charger and let it dry with a clean cloth. That's when it started out the problem. Sometimes I can charge my phone when it is still on and some other time it can be charged only when it was turned off. I can still reboot my phone as usual but I think the problem was the phone itself already causes problems. I can still charge yesterday only after I tried to turn off the phone. But today, I tried to charge my phone with several chargers and still won't charge. Anyone please help me??
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    It takes a long time for the port to dry out. Took mine 4 days. Just leave in a bag of dry rice to see if it helps. You could also change out the charging port if you have knowledge in electronics. There's a how-to video in YouTube somewhere.
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    Also try putting it in front of a fan for 4 hours. It should be dry by then. Also dabbing alcohol on it dries it faster.
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    Compressed air helps too.

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    A. Any water when it evaporates, will leave behind once disolved particals laying on your circuit boards.

    B. Alcohol will clean this, if you open it and use a qtip.

    C. I belive the power port and speaker phone speaker and mic are on a smaller modular board that is connected to the main board via a ribbon cable.
    This part is easy and cheep to replace.

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