How to remove debris or sand in phone charging port
How NOT to clean sand from your Phone Charging Port
STEP 1 – Clean Phone Charging port with Compressed airThe best option to remove debris from your phone charging port is to blast compressed air into it. This can be done with an ‘Air Duster’ product that can be purchased from many stores in Australia such as Bunnings, Office Works, Kmart and Supermarkets. You can also try manually with a bulb syringe. Steps to clean your phone this way:
Note: You may need to try multiple angles to get all the sand out.
STEP 2 – Clean Phone Charging port with a Toothpick or Paper Clip
Now after completing these steps, try plugging your charger in and seeing if it all worked and your phone starts charging as normal. If these steps didn’t work for you, you may need to seek the help of a professional. Here at Phone Expert, we can help with charging port issues and many other phone repairs you may need – contact us or request a quote.