GSM Shop  
GSM Shop
GSM-Forum  

Welcome to the GSM-Forum forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features.
Only registered members may post questions, contact other members or search our database of over 8 million posts.

Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please - Click to REGISTER!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us .

Go Back   GSM-Forum > GSM & CDMA Phones / Tablets Software & Hardware Area > Nokia > Nokia Legacy Phones ( DCT-1 ,2 ,3 ,L )

Nokia Legacy Phones ( DCT-1 ,2 ,3 ,L ) Nokia Legacy Models Like 1011, 1610, 211x, 2x20, 6050, 3110, 8110, NKxxx , 2100, 3210, 3310, 3330, 3410, 5110, 5210, 5510, 6110, 6150, 6210, 6250, 7110, 8210, 8250, 8850 also 9110 & 9210

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-10-2001, 23:15   #1 (permalink)
Freak Poster
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: London
Age: 35
Posts: 487
Member: 4926
Status: Offline
Thanks Meter: 5
Talking 8210 Very Bad reception


I would be greatful for any advice on how to repair this problem

[email protected]
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2001, 23:44   #2 (permalink)
Freak Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: UK
Posts: 183
Member: 3946
Status: Offline
Thanks Meter: 0
Post

A mate of mine has also recently had this problem on his 8210, which he bought about a year ago. He took it to his local nokia center and they did a few tests while he waited. It failed 2 of the 8 tests, showing that the antenna was faulty, which they changed for 20. Tested it again and it passed all 8. He used it for a couple of days, and then the same thing occured. I have been informed that once this sort of thing happenes, if when repaired it still happenes, then the phone is more or less fu*ked.

My advice:

*#0000# it and check to see if the date onscreen is still within one year. If it is you can sort it under the warrenty for free, this also means if the handset needs replacing that it will be replaced for free. If it is out of the year, nokia allow usually 3 months on top of the original 12, for time that the phone sits on the shelf. If you can prove by receipt that is within this 15 months you should be ok.

Regards..
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2001, 00:52   #3 (permalink)
Freak Poster
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 137
Member: 2786
Status: Offline
Thanks Meter: 2
Post

to check the date, don't use *#0000#, that displays the release the date of the MCU software, to check when the phone was made key in *#92702689# (or *#war0anty#) it will show the manufacture date there, but to get out of it you must turn off the phone.
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2001, 11:33   #4 (permalink)
MDR
No Life Poster
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Philippines
Posts: 555
Member: 1272
Status: Offline
Thanks Meter: 3
Post

before having it repaired....

have it calibrated [rf] at nokia center. its free
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
8210 showing full reception but calls go to answerphone!! MC Harami Nokia Hardware & Hardware Repair 5 11-10-2004 19:50
8210 bad reception GSMTEK Nokia Legacy Phones ( DCT-1 ,2 ,3 ,L ) 2 12-02-2001 08:22
8210 suddenly NO RECEPTION!!!!!! solution? bluelights Nokia Legacy Phones ( DCT-1 ,2 ,3 ,L ) 5 10-11-2001 14:33

 



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 01:06.



Powered by Searchlight © 2018 Axivo Inc.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
- GSM Hosting Ltd. - 1999-2017 -
Page generated in 0.22685 seconds with 8 queries

SEO by vBSEO