Liquid damage is a definitely a nightmare for everyone. However, you do not need to make panic or stress. Solutions might be very simple if you take care of your device from the first second of the damage happened.
What should I do, firstly?
You just need to turn the device off and take out the battery if you able to do that. After then, call the nearest Apple repair company to get advice about what you need to do before going to repair shop. If you are not able to call any repair center or if there is no any near repair center then you just need to keep the device off and leave it on your table. The device might be work when turning on it after a couple of hours. However, it does not mean all ok. Because liquid damage all electronic parts and your device electronic parts start to oxidize in time which damaged electronic elements in your device.
What can I do If I have some knowledge about repairing electronic devices?
You are so lucky If you have some knowledge about the subject. You need to make your screwdrivers ready to open up the device. Then follow the below steps, carefully.
1 – Disconnect the battery from the main electronic segment as soon as open up the device.
2 – Take a picture of your device for remembering all connections correctly when you connect them back all connections to right place.
3 – Observe the all-electronic elements and determine affected elements from the liquid.
4 – You are going to need some pure alcohol. You can purchase from electronic device shops or online.
5 – Take a toothbrush.
6 – Put some pure alcohol on damaged electronic elements and start to brush with your toothbrush, gently.
7- After making clear all surface of the damaged element then leaves the device on the table till dry.
8 – If you make sure there is no any liquid damage sign on electronic elements then you can start to connect all connection.
Your device probably will be work. However, some elements might be affected, too which you can not see with your eyes such a microphone, mouse, headset because of liquid effect.
The best thing is to make your test as soon as make the device ready to run. If you face any issue then please turn the device off again and go to the nearest Apple repair shop as soon as possible. Quick response is very critical in such liquid damage for electronic devices.
We strongly advise you do not keep any liquid around your electronic device. Many people pour the coffee or water on their devices, accidentally. That is why we do not recommend to keep such liquids around your electronic devices. You can prevent sort of nightmare issues by taking some simple countermeasures. Also, please make sure about what company you prefer to repair your device. You must trust the company. Because you probably got many data in the device. It might not correct decision to leave the device for any company to repair it.