Rattle noise troubleshooting: Google Nexus 4

Understanding the Issue

  • Rattling noise is heard when the phone is shaken


What happens and why

When shaking the phone a rattling noise can be heard from the SIM door. The SIM Socket lever has a small degree of freedom when placed back in the phone. This is causing the rattling noise when the phone is shaken.

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Software version affectedJOP40D
Software version resolvedNone
Software update resourcesNone
Issue typeTip



Help & How to

The phone is functioning the way it should and there is nothing wrong within the phone.