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    • MothballsWallet
    • By MothballsWallet 15th Jul 17, 4:47 PM
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    Praise! Mobile Phones Repairs Coventry
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    • 15th Jul 17, 4:47 PM
    Praise! Mobile Phones Repairs Coventry 15th Jul 17 at 4:47 PM
    I thought I'd post a Praise for once on this board.

    Background: On Friday morning I dropped my phone and it landed on its screen and the glass cracked.

    I went on the internet to find somewhere who could repair it and got in touch with a company called Mobile Phones Repairs Coventry.

    I dropped them an email via their website detailing what the problem was and asking them for the cost and turnaround.

    Within 10 minutes I had a reply with that information, so I agreed to drop my phone off today when they opened at 10:30.

    I picked up my phone just after 1 pm and they've done a really good job on it - you wouldn't know it's not got the original screen on it.

    The job cost me 65 - that was for supplying the new screen (which they had in stock) and labour for fitting it.

    I did originally say it was a 1st Gen Moto G, so the original quote was for 55, but they told me it's a 2nd Gen so the actual cost was a little more.

    Either way, I've got a new screen and my phone's fully usable.

    Also praise to Corning for the Gorilla Glass because when it cracked it was like safety glass in a windscreen.
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    • Dreamnine
    • By Dreamnine 15th Jul 17, 6:59 PM
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    You got a good result. Some phones are much more easily and quickly fixed than others.
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    • MothballsWallet
    • By MothballsWallet 15th Jul 17, 8:32 PM
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    • 15th Jul 17, 8:32 PM
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    • 15th Jul 17, 8:32 PM
    They're also one of the few places I found with my Google-Fu that list being able to fix Motorola phones - most of the other places primarily list Apple, Samsung, LG and Sony (for example).
    Always ask yourself one question: What would Gibbs do?

    I live in the UK City of Culture 2021

    I had to put mothballs in my wallet - the moths had learned the PINs to my cards...
    • MrJones1
    • By MrJones1 16th Jul 17, 10:58 PM
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    • 16th Jul 17, 10:58 PM
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    • 16th Jul 17, 10:58 PM
    Great that you got a good result.
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