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Touch screen doesn't work and the screen itself blacks out sometimes

I called Tmobile several times on this issue that I'm having. They helped me fixed the touch screen part by having me take out the battery and hold the power button down for 21 secs. It works but the problem comes back and now my screen goes blank every now and then. I only had this phone for a day. If this can't be fixed, I still have time to return it. Anyone experience this problem and is it fixable?

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    i have the same problem

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    i have the same problem

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Mine has done exactly the same, and they wont fix it, they told me it was water damage!! but i have actually found, that if u turn it onto areoplane mode then turn it off and on then off areaoplace mode it works!! i really hope iv helped im so glad mine is ok for the next 10mins lol

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I would suggest getting a replacement G1 phone from T-Mobile. HTC Phones are incredibly sturdy and reliable to its very uncommon to have a phone with this problem. if it persists id suggest a replacement !

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