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By ctowne, Senior Member on 5th May 2012, 01:53 PM
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So I bought a T-Mobile gs2 the other day off Craigslist and the screen is kinda raised from the bezel down at the bottom. I have tried to push it down but it doesn't do anything. It's kind of annoying because the light from the 4 buttons comes through the bottom. Anyone have any suggestions of how to set it down into the bezel? Thanks
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5th May 2012, 02:22 PM |#2  
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Only option I can see would be to open it up and try pushing it down once you've got some screws loose.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1454537

Only guide I was able to find on a tear down of the device, use it at your own risk.

The chrome around the phone appears cracked too looking at your provided pic
5th May 2012, 02:50 PM |#3  
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that's what happens when u buy off Craigslist lol
5th May 2012, 03:51 PM |#4  
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Geez that's ugly! Once you said craigslist, I Lmao.... Try to unscrew and perform surgery.

I'm just sayin!
5th May 2012, 04:00 PM |#5  
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Haha well I got a pretty good deal on it. I'll try some surgery and see if that works. If not I'll just re-sell it, its not terribly noticeable.
5th May 2012, 05:07 PM |#6  
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Is that a crack on your bezel????

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5th May 2012, 06:22 PM |#7  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by xxKamikazexx

Is that a crack on your bezel????

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I see multiple, lol. You should've checked it out thoroughly before buying, cheap price or not if the seller didn't mention those flaws and labeled it in good shape or even mint it should come that way.
5th May 2012, 07:22 PM |#8  
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Originally Posted by xxKamikazexx

Is that a crack on your bezel????

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Yeah but what does that have to do with the question I asked??
5th May 2012, 07:34 PM |#9  
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Maybe get a new bezel.

Looks like it was dropped in that dented corner which forced the bezel to shove the screen up. hope you didnt play more than 200 on it... or you might as well bought it new.
5th May 2012, 07:54 PM |#10  
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Originally Posted by ctowne

Haha well I got a pretty good deal on it. I'll try some surgery and see if that works. If not I'll just re-sell it, its not terribly noticeable.

Does it press in and lift back up or it doesn't go down at all?

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5th May 2012, 08:05 PM |#11  
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The dented corner isn't effecting it. And I can sort of push down the corners but when I push on the middle it doesn't budge.

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