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1367 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Oct 6, 2009 10:19 PM by Jim VanLeeuwen
Currently Being ModeratedOct 6, 2009 10:19 PM (in response to jemmel)You can try leaving the phone off in a bag of rice for 3 or 4 days to let it dry out. You may already have some corrosion preventing the switch from working properly.
If your phone's water damage indicators are indicating that water entered the phone, you will not be able to get warranty service. You can check the indicators yourself by referring to this document: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3302
An iPhone that is ineligible for warranty service may be eligible for Out-of-Warranty (OOW) Service. For example, an iPhone that has failed due to damage or liquid damage is ineligible for warranty service but eligible for OOW service. Refer to this for OOW pricing: http://www.apple.com/au/support/iphone/service/faq/
You can also check third party repair services. There are several in Australia, but I have no knowledge of their reputations. Here are a few:
http://www.iphoneman.com.au/24" iMac 2.8GHz Intel Core Duo, Mac OS X (10.6.1), iPhone 3GS - 6 iPods