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    Dec 02, 2012
    exploded iPhone
    I have an older iPhone (a 3gs I believe) that I use as an iPod in my Jeep. Yesterday I jumped in and noticed there was no music; I opened the center compartment and found my iPhone's insides had expanded to the point of popping the screen off the body at the top. Picture attached. While we have had a couple of freezes here over the last couple of weeks, it hasn't been that bad. What would it take to cause damage like this?
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    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    Did you check to see if the battery had expanded or exploded? That might be what caused it.

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    Prolonged exposure to high heat. Like say keeping it in a center compartment on sunny days with the windows rolled up for example.

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    osxx's Avatar
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    Jan 19, 2008
    houston texas
    I am going with chas on this nothing says greenhouse affect like a closed up auto in sunlight.

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