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SIM card not valid

New Member
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SIM card not valid

Hi
I own a N80 that is locked to the Orange network and out of waranty. I have just had the ribbon cable changed at my local phone shop and now it shows sim card not valid. I have tried other Orange sim cards and sim cards for other networks but it just say's the same.

Can any one please HELP.
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Mobile Emperor
psychomania
Posts: 28,545

Re: SIM card not valid

Return it to the repair shop. It looks like they has damaged something else whilst repairing the cable.
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New Member
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Re: SIM card not valid

My Nokia 2300 relied me with this: Sim card not valid. I tried the same sim card in other phones and the sim card start functioning. Please help me out. what should I do to get the phone working?
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Mobile Emperor
psychomania
Posts: 28,545

Re: SIM card not valid

Give the sim card holder a good clean if it still doesn't work then you will need to take it to a nokia care point for repair.

Care points/service centres and repair info:

UKEuropeAsia-PacificUSA
CanadaMiddle East and Africa

Elsewhere: Click here, select your country, go to the support section, then select repair.
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New Member
Posts: 4

Re: SIM card not valid

Please help me solve the problem. My Nokia 2300 is replying Sim card not valid.
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Mobile Emperor
psychomania
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Re: SIM card not valid

[ Edited ]
I replied to your post above, did you not see it????

Here it is in case you somehow managed to miss it:
/discussions/board/message?board.id=phones&message.id=42476#M42476

Message Edited by psychomania on 07-Jul-2008 02:23 PM
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New Member
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Re: SIM card not valid

Thanks, Probably the best thing to do.
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New Member
Posts: 4

Re: SIM card not valid

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My Nokia 2300 displays " Sim Not VAlid". After cleaning its Sim Sitting, It still displays " Sim Not Valid". On checking its IMEI number with *#06# without sim inserted, it displays: ?????????????4.

My Nokia 2300 particulars are as follows:
Codee: 0513376
Type: RM4
Model : 2300
Made in Hungary. CE168
Please Help me rectify the problem.

Thank you.
Ethelbert

*****Moderator Note*****

Removed IMEI info.

Message Edited by linwood on 16-Jul-2008 12:10 PM
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Re: My Phone IMEI NUMBER

My Nokia 2300 displays " Sim Not VAlid". After cleaning its Sim Sitting, It still displays " Sim Not Valid". On checking its IMEI number with *#06# without sim inserted, it displays: ?????????????4.

My Nokia 2300 particulars are as follows:
Codee: 0513376
Type: RM4
Model : 2300
Made in Hungary. CE168
Please Help me rectify the problem.
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