iPhone 5 screen separating

Discussion in 'iPhone and iPod Touch' started by den_lim, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. den_lim

    den_lim Active Member

    Oct 22, 2005
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    I've just noticed that my iPhone 5's screen is lifting away from the body of the phone.
    Otherwise it is fully functional.
    I've read on the net that people in other countries have taken their unit to a local Apple Genius bar and they've replaced the phone with a new unit even though the phone was out of warranty for more than a year due to it being a bulging battery issue.
    Do we have Genius bars here? Where do I bring my phone for checking?
    Please advise.
  2. eag

    eag Active Member

    Feb 6, 2008
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    Probably a bloated battery. Have it checked before it damages other parts. This happened with an iphone 5 we had also, though we just had the battery replaced by Bhurn and Joy at theater mall
  3. pochiman

    pochiman PhilMUG Addict Member

    Sep 7, 2008
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    the only "Genius Bar" we have at the moment happens to be located here:


    and they work fast... i mean, really fast.

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