Spirit, an untethered jailbreaking tool for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad has finally been released and can be used to jailbreak iPhone 3GS on firmware 3.1.3. It is a simple utility that lets you jailbreak your iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on latest firmware by just doing a single click activity more like blackrA1n.
If you want to know more about this untethered jailbreaking tool, you can read our take on it here, now lets move on to what you need to jailbreak your iPhone 3GS on OS 3.1.3 with Spirit.
Warning: Those of you with unlocked iPhone 3G/3GS, do not upgrade to iPhone firmware 3.1.3, if you want to keep your unlock as doing so will update your baseband, which will make it almost impossible for you to unlock.
Note: It is advised that you back up SHSH files before you go about jailbreaking your iPhone 3GS with Spirit. You can jailbreak iPhone 3GS on OS 3.1.3 without saving SHSH files but you won’t be safe once Apple patches the exploit used by Spirit.
How to Jailbreak iPhone 3G/3GS Untethered With Spirit
Follow this step by step guide to Jailbreak your iPhone 3G/3GS on iPhone firmware 3.1.3 untethered.
Download and Install “iTunes 9.1.1″.
Restore your iPhone to official iPhone firmware 3.1.2 or iPhone firmware 3.1.3.
Connect iPhone with your computer, Run Spirit, and click on “Jailbreak”.
Note: When running Spirit, if you get an error code c0000005, you should do the following. Windows 7/Vista users change the compatibility mode of the program to “Windows 98/Windows Me”. Do this by right click on Spirit.exe and then click on the Properties, now select “Compatibility” tab and tick “Run this program in compatibility mode for”, now choose “Windows 98/ Windows Me” from the drop down menu. Also check “Run this program as an administrator” option below.
Let Spirit do its job and wait for the moment when it shows you the message “Jailbreak Complete!”. Now wait for iPhone to automatically reboot.
You now have an Untethered Jailbroken iPhone 3G/3GS running on iPhone firmware 3.1.2/3.1.3 untethered.
This guide is for testing and educational purposes only. We won’t be responsible for any loss of important data or malfunctioning of your device. You have been warned!.