thought rom. is was useing ws buggy turns out it was the magnet in my case

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    Everyonce in a while I could see docking media
    Display other times my phone would be unlocked
    Just realised it us the magnet in my case. :( this
    Sux just bought this one too.
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    Ouch. I've noticed my phone turning on and going into car/dock mode at strange times as well, and I think it's because there are magnets nearby. There's some part in my laptop that's magnetized, so when I set the phone down just right, it goes into car mode. Also, there's a magnetized bus pass in my wallet (which I always place on my desk, under my phone, when I'm not using either of them), but it's weak enough that it only wakes the phone about 10% of the time. So it's more of an amusement in my case than a nuisance. :/
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    If possible try turning the phone around in the case (either left to right or back to front). That has worked for others.
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    there's also a great app out there called dock blocker that disables those magnets. :D