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Cracks in Arc housing

28th June 2011, 08:24 AM   |  #1  
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Last week i've noticed some cracks in the housing of my Arc I did no drop it or anything and i keep it in a hardened leather case when i'm not using it.

The cracks apear arround the black sensor at the left to the ear speaker(is this the light sensor?) and arround the volume buttons on the right.

I've did some searching on the net and found a few other people on the dutch GOT forum with the same cracks on the Arc. Anyone on XDA got these problems?
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28th June 2011, 03:14 PM   |  #2  
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i have the same problem! a tiny hairline crack has appeared just above the black sensor at the top left of the handset, i keep my arc in a hard leather case and have never dropped it.....really crappy cheap plastic
28th June 2011, 03:48 PM   |  #3  
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Saw someone on the dutch SE FB page with the same problem. He was told to go to a phoneshop to have it checked
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28th June 2011, 04:31 PM   |  #4  
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Could it be related to the Heating problem? My arc does get rather warm up there when playing games for a while.
28th June 2011, 06:24 PM   |  #5  
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I have the same problem above the light sensor just a little bit to the right of the center! Can it be because when you put it in your pocket? And no flex?

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28th June 2011, 06:45 PM   |  #6  
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+1. .
28th June 2011, 07:48 PM   |  #7  
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Wtf? Same here. Next to the sensor.

They're very small and hard to notice atm, but I'm going to keep an eye on this.

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28th June 2011, 09:04 PM   |  #8  
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i have exact the same problem without dropping my phone -.- .

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28th June 2011, 09:44 PM   |  #9  
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Oh, so do I.

Unless it gets worse, I'm not bothered to be honest though.
28th June 2011, 11:07 PM   |  #10  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dubist

i have exact the same problem without dropping my phone -.- .

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Mine is not like that. I have 3, but they are smaller and less noticeable.

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