The Apple iPhone 5c was announced on September 10, 2013. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, and requires screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 8, 16, 32 GB / White, Pink, Yellow, Blue, and Green.

1364 Questions View all

screen stops working after 15 min on after waterdamage

Help a few months ago my iPhone 5c got water in it works but if I watch a video or play a game for a while without turning it off even if it's just 20 min screen turns bluish and purplish and stops responding also starts heating up

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

2 Answers

Chosen Solution

Estefania Rodriguez, you did not tell us what you did to resolve the water damage. It is possible that you do have components on the logic board that are over heating due to corrosion. You would have to disassemble your phone and clean and check the logic board for the possibility of any damaged components.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1
Add a comment

First let me start off by saying that due to the water damage anything can be happening to the phone. Unfortunately most of what could happen usually isn't fixable.

With that being said, did you change any parts on the phone when you had it water damaged? Did it need a new LCD or battery? If so then a part could be causing the blue screen. Sometimes it is software that causes it. The only way to check the software is to wipe it back to factory settings.

Most likely there is a short circuit on the board caused by the water damage or possibly by some corrosion that was not cleaned. You may be better off finding another phone that will last longer and not have any of these unexpected surprises waiting down the road.

Best of luck and let us know if you need any other help!

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0

Comments:

No it did not need a new battery orLCD To fix it I just put in a bowl with rice and left it there but I think that I might need a new phone

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Estefania Rodriguez will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 71