How To Fix The LG Zone 4 Won’t Turn On Issue

The #LG #Zone4 is a budget Android smartphone that was first released in March 2018. It has a plastic body with a 5 inch IPS LCD display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. At the back is a single 8MP camera while the front part has a 5MP selfie camera. Under the hood you will find the Snapdragon 425 processor paired with 2GB of RAM. Although this is a solid performing device there are instances when certain issues can occur which we will be addressing today. In this latest installment of our troubleshooting series we will tackle the LG Zone 4 won’t turn on issue.

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How To Fix The LG Zone 4 Won’t Turn On Issue

One major problem that you don’t want to happen to your device is when it does not turn on. Most of the time this can be caused by a faulty hardware component which merits a trip to the service center. Sometimes though the issue can be fixed on your end especially if it is just caused by a software glitch. Before sending your phone to a service center and having it repaired make sure to have performed the troubleshooting steps listed below which are recommended for this particular problem.

Charge the phone

The first thing that you will need to do is to make sure that its battery has sufficient charge. There have been several cases when the battery has been completely drained which will prevent the phone from turning on. This factor is what we will be eliminating first by following the steps listed below.

  • Clean the charging port of the phone using a can of compressed air. Make sure that any dirt or debris stuck in this port is removed.
  • Fully charge the phone using its wall charger.
  • In case the phone does not charge then try using a different charging cord and wall charger. You should also try charging the phone from a computer USB port in case charging using the wall charger fails to work.

Once the battery has been fully charged try turning on the phone. If it still does not turn on then proceed with the additional troubleshooting steps listed below.

Perform a soft reset

Refreshing the phone software will eliminate the possibility of the problem being caused by a minor software glitch. This can be done easily by simply restarting the device. Press and hold the Power button and Volume Down until the device powers off, approximately 8 seconds, then release.

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Wipe the cache partition of the phone

Your phone will usually store the most commonly used data for easy access making it perform better. There are cases when this data which is stored in the dedicated partition of the phone can become corrupted. When this happens this this will usually cause certain issues to occur on the phone. To eliminate the possibility that this is what’s causing the problem you will have to wipe the cache partition of the phone from the recovery mode.

  • Turn the phone off.
  • Press and hold the following keys  at the same time: Volume Down Key + Power/Lock Key  for approximately 10 seconds.
  • Release both of the keys when the System recovery screen is displayed.
  • Press the volume key to highlight the Wipe cache option then the power key to select it
  • Restart the phone.

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Perform a factory reset

In case the phone still does not turn on then one last troubleshooting step you can perform is a factory reset in recovery mode. Take note that this will erase your phone data.

  • Turn the phone off.
  • Press and hold the following keys  at the same time: Volume Down Key + Power/Lock Key  for approximately 10 seconds.
  • Release both of the keys when the System recovery screen is displayed.
  • Press the volume key to highlight the Factory Data Reset option then the power key to select it
  • Restart the phone.

In case the above steps fails to fix the problem then you will need to bring the phone to a service center and have it checked as this might already be caused by a faulty hardware component.

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