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How to Unlock Your TracFone Phone For FREE!

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By Jenny Lee1 month ago

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Featuring: TracFone USA

Unlocking your TracFone phone can give you the freedom to switch carriers and find better deals. When you buy a TracFone, it’s locked to their network, meaning you can’t use it with other carriers. But don’t worry, unlocking it is easy and free if you meet certain requirements.

In this guide, we’ll show you how to unlock your TracFone for free. We’ll cover the eligibility criteria, the steps to unlock it, and what to do if you’re not eligible. By the end, you’ll be ready to enjoy the full benefits of an unlocked phone. Here’s how you can do it!

Why Unlock Your TracFone?

When you purchase a phone from TracFone, it’s programmed to work only on their network. This means that all your calls, texts, and internet usage are tied to TracFone’s cell towers. But unlocking your TracFone has several benefits:

  • Switch Carriers: Maybe you’ve found a better deal with another carrier, or TracFone’s service isn’t strong in your area.
  • Travel Flexibility: An unlocked phone lets you use local SIM cards when traveling abroad, saving you from expensive roaming fees.
  • Resale Value: Unlocked phones generally have a higher resale value because they can be used with various carriers.

Unlocking your TracFone gives you more control over your phone and the freedom to choose the best service for your needs. Next, let’s look at the eligibility requirements you need to meet to unlock your TracFone for free.


Eligibility Criteria for Unlocking

Before you can unlock your TracFone, you need to meet certain eligibility criteria. These requirements ensure that the phone is in good standing and fully paid off. Here’s what you need to check:

  • Active TracFone Account: Your account must be active.
  • Device Activity Duration:
    • For postpaid accounts, the device must have been active with TracFone for at least 90 days.
    • For prepaid accounts, it needs to be active for at least 6 months.
  • Device Status: The phone must not be reported lost or stolen and shouldn’t be linked to any fraud reports.
  • Paid Off: If you bought the phone in installments, it must be completely paid off.
  • Account Standing: Your TracFone account should be in good standing with all bills paid up to date.
  • Contract Completion: Any term agreement or contract associated with the device should be completed.

If your phone has a dual SIM with two TracFone lines, both lines need to meet these qualifications. Additionally, you’ll need the following information:

  • TracFone Account Details: Your account number and TracFone PIN.
  • New SIM Card: The SIM card you intend to use after unlocking your phone.

Once you’ve confirmed that you meet all these requirements, you’re ready to move on to the unlocking process.


Step-by-Step Guide to Unlocking

Now that you know the eligibility criteria, it’s time to unlock your TracFone. Follow these steps to free your phone and start enjoying the benefits of an unlocked device.

1.Check Eligibility

First, ensure you meet all the requirements we outlined earlier. This includes having an active account, a phone that’s been active for the required period, and a device that’s fully paid off and not reported lost or stolen.

2. Gather Necessary Information

Before you contact TracFone, make sure you have the following details handy:

  • TracFone Account Number: You can usually find this in your account settings or on your bill.
  • TracFone PIN Number: This is the security code for your account.
  • IMEI Number: Dial *#06# on your phone to get this unique identifier.
  • New SIM Card Information: The SIM card from the new carrier you plan to use

3. Contact TracFone

Reach out to TracFone’s customer service to request an unlock. You can contact them through:

Phone: Call TracFone’s customer support at their dedicated number. (1-800-867-7183)
Website: Use the contact form or live chat on the TracFone website.
Email: Email TracFone support with your request and necessary details.

4. Request the Unlock

When you get in touch with customer support, provide all the information you’ve gathered. Let them know you want to unlock your phone and meet all the eligibility criteria. They will process your request, which usually takes a few business days.

5. Complete the Process

Once your request is approved, TracFone will either provide you with an unlock code or remotely unlock your phone. Follow their instructions to complete the unlocking process. If they give you an unlock code, you’ll need to:

  • Turn off your phone.
  • Insert the new SIM card.
  • Turn your phone back on.
  • Enter the unlock code when prompted.

And that’s it! Your TracFone is now unlocked and ready to use with any compatible carrier.


What If You’re Not Eligible? No problem! We have you covered!

If you don’t meet TracFone’s requirements, don’t worry. We have alternative premium network unlocking services that can help you unlock your phone without the carrier conditions.

All you need is the IMEI of your TracFone device by dialing *#06# to fill out our form, place your order and then wait for our email on when it’s unlocked!

Cold feet?, you shouldn’t be! We also have a 100% money back guarantee in the instance that we cannot unlock your phone then you will be fully refunded. It’s a win-win for everyone! 😎

If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to our dedicated support team.

Email: sales@cellunlocker.net
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