yellow spot on screen

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by CTYankee, Jan 17, 2009.

  1. CTYankee macrumors 6502

    Jul 18, 2002
    I shows up more when it gets hot (games or charging). Any tips on getting it replaced at the store? I figure I'll wait and see if it gets worse, and get the most out of my waranty. BTW...I replaced my original when it was supre buggy and crashed all the time. That was in July. The serial lookup tells me this one is covered until About August. Does my warantee expire 1 year from purchase or 1 year from when I got the new iphone?
  2. neesh0 macrumors 6502a


    Sep 6, 2008
    Toronto, Ontario
  3. CTYankee thread starter macrumors 6502

    Jul 18, 2002
    Imagine a normal looking screen with a brownish yellow streak on it. I really notice it more in bright sun too. You can even see something there when the screen is not on. Like the LCD panel got dark so when the backlight goes through it the color is off.
  4. n0de macrumors 6502

    Feb 3, 2005
    Any news?

    Did you find a way to fix the spot, or get the phone replaced? I have the exact same issue, a big yellow blob in the lower right hand corner....:mad:
  5. linsam macrumors 6502


    Jul 3, 2007
    Irvine, CA
    It's a simple fix really --- EXCHANGE THE PHONE!

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