Anyway to replace bad imei with a good imei?

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http://forum.xda-developers.com – So I bought a i717 s3 off craiglist for 250 and the phone worked for a day. Then the phone stops working, etc, etc. You guys know the deal about bad imei phones. My question is can you use any phones emie? like if i buy a cheap 4g phone and use the imei too the s3, will it work? Does the imei for the any phone will work the s3? let me know guys! (HowTos)