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Wiko Jerry 3 fell into the water: what to do?



Wiko Jerry 3 fell into the water: what to do?

Whether in the bathroom or in a swimming pool, sometimes you drop your Wiko Jerry 3 in the water. But just because a smartphone fell into the water doesn’t mean it’s dead. Indeed, it is possible to restart a Wiko Jerry 3 that fell into the water. For this, it is important to follow certain steps. People often have bad reflexes and this is what can damage the Wiko Jerry 3. We will first see the steps to follow after the Wiko Jerry 3 has fallen into water. We will discover in a second opportunity the classic mistakes that most people make.

Steps to follow in case your Wiko Jerry 3 falls into the water

If you want to be able to recover your Wiko Jerry 3 while it is running, we recommend that you follow the steps below.

Do not try to turn on the Wiko Jerry 3 again after taking it out of the water

The first thing to do in case the Wiko Jerry 3 has fallen into the water is to turn off the smartphone. Indeed, in the event that it has not turned off, turn it off without further ado. If it is already off, do not try to turn it on again at this time. In practice, in the event that the Wiko Jerry 3 is on and wet, it is possible that it short-circuits and therefore gives the smartphone a toast.

Remove removable components.

Once the Wiko Jerry 3 is out of the water and turned off, it is necessary to disassemble it as much as possible. This means that, if possible, the case, SIM card, SD card and battery will need to be removed. When you’re good, put all these items to dry and go to the next step.

Suck the water out of your Wiko Jerry 3

With a straw, you have to suck up the water that is in your Wiko Jerry 3. All you have to do is stick the straw in areas such as the buttons and suck. Once you think that you have sucked all the water out of the Wiko Jerry 3, you can start drying it.

Dry the Wiko Jerry 3

The fourth step is to dry the smartphone. To do this, we advise you to put it in front of a fan for several hours. Avoid using methods that heat the smartphone as this can damage it. Once this is done, we advise you to leave the Wiko Jerry 3 in rice for 24 or 48 hours. This way the rice will absorb the moisture that remains in the Wiko Jerry 3.

Replace the components and turn on the Wiko Jerry 3

Once you have completed the steps above, your Wiko Jerry 3 should be dry. So now you can try to turn on the Wiko Jerry 3. If that does not work, we recommend that you wait a few more days or take the Wiko Jerry 3 to a repair shop.

What not to do in case the Wiko Jerry 3 falls into the water

There are a number of things you should not do if your Wiko Jerry 3 has fallen into water. The first is to try to turn on the smartphone again right after. It can break the Wiko Jerry 3. Secondly, it is highly inappropriate to use a heat source to dry the Wiko Jerry 3. In fact, methods such as the oven or the hair dryer heat the components and can deteriorate them. Finally, to remove water from the smartphone, do not shake it. Indeed, it could also damage the Wiko Jerry 3.