Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone > iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Nov 8, 2009, 02:24 PM   #1
Lucbert
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Send a message via ICQ to Lucbert Send a message via AIM to Lucbert Send a message via Skype™ to Lucbert
Many issues with my iPhone (buzzing noise, rattle)

Hey!
I am experiencing many issues with my iPhone 3GS
1st: My iPhone makes a very loud rattling noise when I shake it up and down (for facebook)
2nd: It can hear a buzzing noise when I am making a call. The noise sounds like the typical GSM noise that you hear when using a cellphone close to a speaker but in my case I am not anywhere near a speaker. i can clearly hear it when I'm on a call.
3rd: The iPhone makes a whining noise when the screen is on. The sound goes away when the screen is off. The noise can only be heard when it is really quite or when I am holding the phone up to my ear.
4rd: There is a clicking noise coming out of the phone when it is on. The noise is not loud but can be hear when holding the phone up to the ear (for a call)

Does this warrant a replacement?
I already had my phone replaced twice, 1st phone didn't work at all and 2nd phone had battery issues (could not hold a charge).
Can I get a brand new one as I am really tired of the **** quality the refurb ones have?
I bought the extra Apple-Care.
__________________
13" MacBook Pro, 2.26 GhZ, 3GB RAM; iPhone 3GS 16GB; 4 GB iPod Nano
Lucbert is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Nov 8, 2009, 03:33 PM   #2
boston44
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: May 2009
I would go to the store and be polite, but affirmative in asking for a sealed phone. Usually they treat those who buy the extra plan better.
__________________
27" iMac i3 3.2 GHz, 13" MacBook Pro 2.26 GHz, iPhone 4 16 GB. Windows: "Life Without Walls"...Boston44: If we have no walls, why do we need Windows!?
boston44 is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone > iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
iPhone 5S vibrate noise/ rattle marcococo iPhone 17 Sep 21, 2013 09:04 AM
For those with the 'rattle noise' jabingla2810 iPhone 10 Oct 14, 2012 02:00 AM
Buzzing noise Platypus54 iMac 1 Oct 6, 2012 09:20 PM
Several issues with my iPhone 5: graphical, rattle, charger malfunction RichL2 iPhone 3 Oct 1, 2012 07:33 PM
Grinding/buzzing noise fawnbones MacBook Pro 4 Jul 30, 2012 01:45 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:05 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC