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Geek Squad Water Saving Tips

14 Mar: 5 Steps to Saving Your Water-Logged Phone Should St. Patty’s Day Get the Best of Your Gadget

Geek Squad Water Saving TipsThe stats say there’s a solid chance your phone could go swimming.

According to Plaxo, cell phones have a 20 percent chance of ending up in the toilet.

And that’s not even factoring in high-risk holidays like Monday’s  St. Patrick’s Day, where your gadget could end up in a watery grave of green beer.

Don’t worry, Best Buy’s Geek Squad has five quick tips to help put the luck of the Irish on your side and save water-logged devices.

 

Step 1: If you can access your battery, remove it
If the battery remains in a wet gadget, you run the risk of it shorting out, which might render it unsalvageable.