1. mudger's Avatar
    So apparently I have one of those faulty iPhones that doesn't hold a charge and overheats. Anyways, I've already unlocked the iPhone for T-Mobile and installed AppTapp and I need to return it to the Apple store for an exchange without them giving me the boot. Any suggestions?

    running 1.1.1 firmware

    Thanks for the help.
    2007-11-23 01:41 AM
  2. judgejase's Avatar
    Assuming you can keep the iphone in the dock long enough you could got through the steps of re virginising, I did mine the other night when I messed up a firmware upgrade, went down to 1.0.2 re virginised the baseband and went back up to 1.1.1 jobs a good one, from step 2 onwards of the following tutorial should do it for you

    Then all you gotta do is once back at a virgin 1.1.1 get an att contract via itunes to show them its activated and cancel that sucker as soon as you get home from the apple store.
    2007-11-23 03:05 AM
  3. mudger's Avatar
    Do I need a receipt? I threw mine away *doh
    2007-11-23 03:40 AM
  4. judgejase's Avatar
    It would help although if you dont have the reciept you want to take proof of the contract, and it might be a good idea to upgrade to 1.1.2 before you activate the phone before you take it back too just so they dont suspect anything.
    2007-11-23 04:05 AM
  5. mudger's Avatar
    seems like an awful lot of work. Might be better just to purchase a new iPhone from ATT and swap my bad one then return it... :P


    Just an update - I removed springboard, weDict, apollo and some themes and my iPhone is working fine now. Huh.
    Last edited by mudger; 2007-11-23 at 06:41 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
    2007-11-23 06:41 PM