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Screen unresponsive to touch and "shakes" at bottom

Hi about a month ago I dropped my phone and the screen shattered. I got it fixed from some stand at a mall. After that, the bottom right and top right of the screen were almost unresponsive, but other than that it worked pretty well. About a week ago I had my phone in my pocket while playing golf and it probably got pretty wet. Around that time is when the problem started happening. The bottom of the screen gets pushed up so it looks like the screen is shrunk.

Heres a picture: http://i.imgur.com/706XQCc.jpg

The bottom line shakes a little. The phone works fine when I use siri and the home button, but when it does whats in the picture the screen is unresponsive to my touch. Its also very inconsistent. Sometimes mine phone will work normally, sometimes it will only happen in certain apps (at the lock screen, while multi-tasking, while viewing photos), and sometimes I cant use my phone at all unless I use siri.

I have tried backing up and restoring my phone. Is this a problem I could fix myself? Should I take it to Apple to get it fixed or replaced? Can they fix it if the place I went to to get it fixed originally wasn't authorized by apple?

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i would take it to a repair shop that doesn't work out of a kiosk in the mall, it sounds like it was not repaired right in the first place, the screen assembly is replaced as one unit so touch should have worked flawlessly when repaired.

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first thing id check if all the connectors for the screen and digitizer are fully seated. You probably voided your warranty with apple if you still had one by having someone put in a non apple screen assembly.

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I have this problem and I figured it out! Since your iphone is a glorified piece of tin foil, it is starting to bend. The bend is too small to be noticeable, but substantial enough that it disables the touch screen and causes the display to squeeze to the top and replicate. My phone is bending inwards like a taco, so all I have to do is apply slight pressure to the corners and it's good as new. Seeing as you posted this 2 years ago, it's safe to assume that you bought a new phone. I probably will soon, because I'm not sure how much longer mine will last.

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