How to Flash a Custom Recovery on the LG Optimus L3 E400

The ClockworkMod Recovery enables the Android Device users to take advantage of all those great custom ROMs available out there and that too without any hassle of downloading any tools and doing tasks manually. If you own an LG Optimus L3 E400, then you should be glad to hear that the CWM Recovery is available for the device and can be installed directly using the ROM Manager app. The procedure is quite simple and is explained in the following guide. Let’s see how you can install ClockworkMod Recovery on the LG Optimus L3 E400.

I. Before You Begin:

1. You must have done our How to Root the LG Optimus L3 E400 procedure first.

2. Your device should have at least 60% of battery life left, it is to ensure an uninterrupted process.

II. Downloading Required Files:

1. ROM Manager (Google Play Link)

III. Installing ClockworkMod Recovery on the LG Optimus L3 E400:

1. Download and install the ROM Manager app on your device by simply going to the link provided above.

2. Once it’s installed, launch it from from the App Drawer.

3. Tap on Flash ClockworkMod Recovery option in the app.

4. You’ll be asked to select your device, choose LG Optimus L3 E400.

5. As soon as you select the model, it should begin installing the recovery.

6. When it has done installing the recovery, you will get a message for the same on your screen.

7. And you’re all set!

Awesome! The CWM Recovery has successfully been flashed on your device and from now on, you can install custom ROMs and Mods on the device using the recovery.

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 L3 E400 to learn how to do that.

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

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

This is part of our Android How To’s. We have how to’s on rooting, loading ROMs, and tons of other tips and tricks for your specific device or for Android devices in general! For all of our Android How To’s, head here.

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  • Pat017

    I’ve downloaded the rom manager via apkmania and when I installed it there’s no “Flash ClockworkMod Recover” option there. Why is that?? Instead “Recovery Setup” is in there. What now???

  • esmat

    when i download flash cwm reconery send me an error occurred what i do ?

  • T-Killah

    bricked my phone.. wat do. I rooted it before and installed a new rom, and thought I could just use clockwork to install a different rom. and now MIUI is frozen on my screen. holding the power+home+vol- doesn’t do anything
    can I recover it from my pc?