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Okay so I have an iphone 2g, and I recently dropped it in the sink, I immediately dry it off and then tried turning it on.(I know horrible idea) I then put it in rice for about 3 days. i tried it today. Itunes recognized the Iphone and even synced the phone. BUT the screen is still black. I have no idea what to do and i really want my beloved Iphone back, i dont have the money for a new one.
Any ideas on what to try? Is it possible to purchase a new screen or something of that sort.
Once again Itunes recognized it and even synced it.
Thanks for your help,
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the 2G is dated, It's going to cost you more than it's worth to fix. The display assembly for the 2G runs about $100, You don't know what else is damaged.
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yes, i understand that it can possible cost more money to repair it.

Is there any possibility of the screen coming back to life.
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