1. smoin's Avatar
    Guys,

    Please help. Im from Bangalore. My Nexus 5 is out of Warranty and I have a Power Button hardware failure. Now the Service center says that I will need to change the entire motherboard as the power button cannot be replaced. Please help and suggest.

    Syed
    01-12-2015 07:16 AM
  2. palandri's Avatar
    I know of nothing else you can do if the power button is broken.
    01-12-2015 07:58 AM
  3. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Yeah sorry time for a new phone

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    01-13-2015 02:15 PM
  4. fabian bonifacio's Avatar
    Same thing happened to me almost a year after I got it my power button was failing and my phone kept restarting, sent it in to LG and they replaced my mother board, I didn't damage my phone so i wasn't charged

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-16-2015 03:42 PM
  5. Michael Morar's Avatar
    Hi guys. Had any of you started using qi / wireless charging before encountering the faulty motherboard?

    My Nexus 5 has suddenly stopped working. The motherboard needs to be replaced, but it is beyond economical repair. I had recently started the use qi charging. Do you think there any way that qi / wireless charging may have caused a fault on the motherboard, or is this a coincidence?

    So far, the advice has been that it is indeed a coincidence. Google have replaced the phone, but I'm nervous about using qi charging (my favourite feature).
    05-19-2015 03:56 PM
  6. fabian bonifacio's Avatar
    I've read some articles in the past that suggest wireless charging is bad for your phone

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-20-2015 01:19 PM

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