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Rooted VF685 Dead

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Vodafone smart kicka
Model: VF685 -1
CU Ref: V685 - 2AVDZA1
SVN: 120HJG1
Manf: TCT Mobile Ltd

Flashed custom firmware (purple project) with sp flash tool MT6572. Doesnt reboot in cwm recovery, doesnt switch on, doesnt charge, no usb detection, just a black screen. Rooted with kingroot, Flashed recovery with flashify. Any advice?

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Hey Johan, I will suggest you start off by try to charge the battery some other ways as the battery may simply have drained and you were working on it -  see the hack here http://www.satechhelp.co.za/1486/Resurrect-Phone-Battery-Charge

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answered Feb 24, 2016 by Kervin Genius
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commented Feb 28, 2016 by Kervin Genius
Load the scatter file > connect the phone without the battery > click Download to start the flashing > quickly connect the battery - that shot place it on download mode for  a moment allowing the SP Tool pickup. Because timing is crucial, you may have to do this several times before you finally get it right. Assuming you have the MTK VCOM USB drivers installed.
commented Feb 28, 2016 by JohanB
I will most certainly try. Ill keep you posted on my progress
commented Feb 28, 2016 by Kervin Genius
Understood - Until then
commented Mar 2, 2016 by JohanB
Hi there

Genius, it worked like a charm. Thank you very much.

Just one other thing tho, when I try to install cwm recovery, it tell's me to mount SD card which it is, but it shows some content on my SD and some don't, any idea why? I rooted with kingroot again and it says I am, but some apps say I'm not rooted. Confused much...

Johan
commented Mar 3, 2016 by Kervin Genius
Sorry for the delayed reply. Flash the CWM here http://www.mediafire.com/download/ngmjhwnaf84qvn5/CWMrecoveryV2.img and observe (provided it is not the one with issues). Also try another rooting program like GeniusRoot
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