Phone will not boot into recovery


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  1. Sean1208

    Sean1208 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hey all, I did a full wipe, including cache, and got stuck in a boot loop. I pulled the battery, and when I hold down the volume and power button to boot into recovery so I can restore, the phone vibrates three times very quickly, then nothing. I can turn it on and go into boot loop, but that's it. What am I doing wrong? Thanks.
     

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  2. Sean1208

    Sean1208 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Crisis averted. After about a half dozen battery pulls I got it into recovery, and it's restoring now. Phew. I thought I'd have no phone for the night, then get stuck with an SLCD version. I've had mine since release day, so that would have sucked pretty hard.
     
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    sdrawkcab25 Well-Known Member

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    Make sure you are holding volume down first then press power, you were going into diagnostic mode, which is what those 3 vibrates mean.
     
  4. Sean1208

    Sean1208 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Oh damn, I must not have been pressing hard enough. I was wondering what that meant. Thanks for the bit of info though. Answers my other question which was, what the hell was that?
     

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