1. AC Question's Avatar
    Yesterday(28.2.15) i dropped my HTC one m7 in the toilet and i took it out straight away, it werent even in the water for more than 3 seconds. it worked perfectly, the speakers, touchscreen, camera... and then i tried to charge it. it wouldnt charge and when it completely died a red exclamation mark comes up on the screen inside a battery shape. when it's plugged in it will come on but says its on 0% battery with a red line crossed through the battery in the right hand corner.
    could i have some advice on what to do please?
    shall i get a battery replacement?
    is my phone completely broken?
    thanks...
    03-01-2015 10:31 AM
  2. belodion's Avatar
    Even if you replace the battery and all seems well, there may be ongoing corrosion which will cause failure of the device in the future. Read this by Rukbat:
    http://forums.androidcentral.com/amb...e-got-wet.html

    Posted via the Android Central App
    03-01-2015 01:06 PM
  3. Rukbat's Avatar
    Yesterday(28.2.15) i dropped my HTC one m7 in the toilet ... it worked ... i tried to charge it.
    You did two things wrong. 1) You didn't remove the battery immediately (yes, I know, you'd have to break the back cover off to get it unplugged fast - a new cover is cheaper than a new phone) and 2) you supplied even more power to burn things out than the battery alone could do.

    As Belodion said, it's going to fail completely eventually.
    03-01-2015 04:02 PM

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