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I have an iPhone3 but calls now cut off after about 5 mins. I have put the 02 sim card into another phone and it does not happen.
Help Please.
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Too little information to form a guess. Do you mean the phone loses power? Or just the call drops?
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Hi, thanks for coming back - its the call that cuts off.

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Too little information to form a guess. Do you mean the phone loses power? Or just the call drops?
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Hard to say with a phone that age, but sounds like corrosion of the antenna or motherboard. Has this phone ever been exposed to liquid or been dropped?

It's an old phone, maybe a good cleaning would help, but in reality you know what I'm going to suggest if that doesn't work ...
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