How to Flash a Custom Recovery on the LG Optimus Pro C660

Just after getting a root method, the LG Optimus Pro C660 got a custom recovery port to further expand the customization business on the device and to open the gates for custom ROMs. The recovery’s available in the ROM Manager app and one can easily get it up and running on his device within minutes, if you’re still unsure how to do that, here we have a guide for you. It shows how you can install ClockworkMod Recovery on your LG Optimus Pro C660 smartphone.

I. Before You Begin:

1. You must have rooted your device before doing this procedure. Please head to our How to Root the LG Optimus Pro C660 procedure first, finish it, then return to this procedure and continue.

2. This will replace your current recovery with the CWM Recovery.

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. ROM ManagerQR Code (Google Play Link)

III. Installing ClockworkMod Recovery on the LG Optimus Pro C660:

1. Install the ROM Manager app on your device using the link provided above.

2. Once installed, launch it from your App Drawer.

3. Tap Flash ClockworkMod Recovery option in the app.

4. Select your device from the list that just popped-up.

5. It’ll start downloading and installing the recovery on your device.

6. Once it’s done, reboot the device.

7. And you’re all set!

Well done! You now have a custom recovery running on your LG Optimus Pro C660 that opens up gates for custom ROMs and other tweaks available out there!

IV. Flash a Custom ROM (Optional):

1. If you are ready to flash custom ROMs on your device, head to the How To Flash a Custom ROM on the LG Optimus Pro C660 to learn how to do that.

If this procedure helped you please thank/donate to the original developers here and here.

If you need help with this procedure, please ask in the comments below or in the forum.

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  • Johnsie

    This doesn’t work with the latest version of rom manager. My phone wouldn’t reboot after i tapped “Flash ClockworkMod Recovery “. As a result I had to re-install the original firmware so I could get back into my phone.

  • manish Jain

    My phone lg optimus c660 has stuck at UDC Start
    Please help to flash original ROM

  • Roberto

    which version of clockwork mod is for this phone? I choose v3.x but there was also v2 option – 3x was OK I just select reboot into recovery and it went fine, no need to hold power +volume….