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Red Lantern

Aug 15, 2008, 2:31 PM
Please, any one in the Detroit area, do not buy this for Metro PCS, it was recalled for a lot of problems and who ever has them for sale are more than likeley older models that weren't sold. I have no idea if we're getting them in any more, i sold 12 the first week, i returned 11 that same week.
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Red Lantern

Aug 22, 2008, 4:22 PM
just got word that its coming back out. Rolling Eyes
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Teddys.Mom

Aug 22, 2008, 7:55 PM
Are you a dealer or company store?

If I bought mine at a dealer will a company store exchange it?

I took mine to the original seller complaining about not holding the charge but he offered only to give me a discount on a new battery - which they didn't have in stock even a month after I bought the phone. A month later I checked with a few other dealers & still nobody has the carrying case, house chargers, phone chargers or batteries.

If they're bringing it out again, has it been fixed or what?
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Red Lantern

Aug 23, 2008, 4:31 PM
The problems have been fixed, (their words, not mine) and as long as your phone is in warranty condition, u can exchange them at a corporate store for $10.00.

Wink
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Teddys.Mom

Aug 24, 2008, 9:15 AM
Thanks. Naturally, it's not in warranty condition. It might have been if they'd had the accessories on the market from the beginning. I had the phone just a couple days less than a month when I went in the first time to complain. That DAY I put a cold bottle of water in my purse. The condensation leaked into the phone and voided the warranty. Crying or Very sad I never even knew it was damp - that's how little water there was. If I had been able to buy a carrying case along with the phone - like I always do! - that wouldn't have happened. I don't care how good future products are, I won't buy a Kyocera ever again. Evil or Very Mad
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Red Lantern

Aug 26, 2008, 3:14 PM
We had all the stiff for it 2 weeks before we got the phone lol.

We just got the new batch in today. Rolling Eyes
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Teddys.Mom

Aug 26, 2008, 5:51 PM
Confused That's my luck - buying from a dealer who never bought the extra stuff.

So what's new & improved - how are the new batch better? What was wrong with the batch I mine came from? Why'd they pull them? Did they repair those or are these brand new manufactured phones?

Is there anything I can do to get a replacement? Complain to the Attorney General? (someone suggested that.)

Would getting a new battery help or is the phone itself defective?

The echo when the other person is on headset, and sometimes when no one is, just drives me nuts. What can I do about that?

Sorry, that's a lot of questions, but when you depend on something like we use these phones, it's just maddening when they don't work. My brand new bluetooth didn't ...
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