*3551* New VTU MTN Recharge PIN (Problem and Solution)
*3551* is a new MTN Recharge PIN, it was previously *555*.
The new *3551* has the feature of only having 10 digits for the PIN.
In order to recharge, you dial *3551*followed by 10 digits on the Recharge card#.
For example *3551*0123456789#
The replacement is *3551* followed by PIN#, then press enter.
The replacement is *3551*2 followed by PIN#, then press enter.
Problems with *3551#
SP Service Timeout
After entering the PIN with the USSD, it takes long to load and card is not recharged.
This is preventing a lot of people from recharging their phones.
Fix : Keep trying.
After entering the PIN with the USSD, it takes long to load and card is not recharged. It shows Connection problem
Fix : Keep trying.
Taking Too Long to Recharge
It seems MTN might be upgrading the system to use the new code. Please be patient and keep retrying.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is *3551* Real
Yes, *3551* is real and it is used with a 10 Digit PIN for recharge on the MTN networkl
*3551* SP Service Timeout
SP Service Timeout occur due to timeout in processing the USSD. For every USSD transaction, a timeout is set for a particular second. If the time is passed, the timeout is display.
*3551* Recharge Card Not Working
This might be due to a network error from MTN or it might be due to upgrade in the MTN network and infrastructure. Please do retry again.
*3551# PIN not working
This might be due to a network error from MTN or it might be due to upgrade in the MTN network and infrastructure. Please do retry again and again.
*3551* Connection Problem
Please do retry if you encounter this. This is a connection problem from the network provider (MTN) in your location.
Hope with this, you have learnt about the new MTN recharging code.
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