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Permanent blue screen display

Both my front and main screen displays show a permanent blue screen. I did not get my phone wet or leave it in the heat and my battery was never really low or left uncharged.  It started the first time but after i shut off and turned on my phone a few times it showed back up.  I went to bed and left my phone on the counter and when i woke up it went blue again and has been like that for two days.

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  • Anonymous Nov 04, 2007

    That happened with my phone too it's the same kind of phone I'm currently on my 4th one so after this phone breaks with no help from me i will get a different type of phone. i got this phone in 2006 so im happy the 2 years is almost up.

  • dsak Nov 05, 2007

    Just got back from talking to the dealer. My phone is 15 months old, and of course the warranty expired 3 months ago. My son has the same phone and his went blue right before the warranty expired, so his was replaced free of charge. I was told I need a new LCD screen. So, now I have to decide if I want to do this or go with a different phone. Obviously there is a manufacturing problem for so many of them to have this type problem. I found a replacement LCD screen on eBay, but don't know yet if I want to go that route!

  • daBean475 Dec 03, 2007

    Yeah, my mom is on her fourth one like that, and it's really annoying! That model phone is A PIECE OF CRAP! Every time she's got a new one, it was because of the screen turning blue. The first time, it was blue for about a month. It sucked. The second, about a week. The third, 2 days? Now, it's on it's second or third day, and it's been doing it on and off for 2 moths, and that's how long she's had it, but now it's permanent. She is on my cousin's line, and he's an idiot and doesn't understand. We're gonna see if she can upgrade in January without paying 50 something dollars, but no luck as of right now. My cousin thinks it's mine and my older sister's fault, because we TEXT ON IT! Like I said, he's an idiot. I HATE THIS PHONE, AND I CAN'T WAIT UNTIL SHE GETS A NEW ONE!

    Also, on my PN-215 (prepaid) it erased 22 pictures on it's own, and set the background back to the original one! If you know anything about that, e-mail me at


  • Anonymous Dec 09, 2007

    same here, screen is blue on both. powering on and off fixes sometimes.

  • Sarah21cmu Dec 16, 2007

    The other day I was just talking on my phone to my dad and the next thing I know my main LCD screen is blue. I tried taking out the battery and putting it back in, but no luck. I have never gotten my phone wet or left in the heat or anything. It has been this way for about a week now.

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2008

    My front screen turned blue first, then it spread to my main screen.  I have to shut it off, and turn it on sometime repeatedly to get it back.  At other times the screen becomes jumbled.  This is my 2nd LG phone, and I have been mightily disappointed both times.  

    Buy Nokia phones they are built much better, and are more reliable for sure.

    Sorry, wish I had a solution.

  • spartanlover Jun 10, 2008

    i have the same problem i have had this phone for over two years what should i do



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I had the frozen blue screen twice. As a cowboy reset, I removed the battery for a minute, then put it back in. Worked for me, didn't erase my contacts or anything.

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