Service Process Choose one of the service options below. This glass display protector is hard, but thin, so it won't affect touch screen sensitivity. Get it replaced by Apple Getting your screen is easy and surprisingly cheap -- possibly even free, depending on the type of damage and whether you're still under warranty. When I had to pull one from the tiny bag, they were all lumped together, so I often ended up guessing which to use. Remove it using the small crosshead screwdriver. Due to factors beyond the control of JerryRigEverything, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result.
In a phone, it's even worse because many of the screws are the size of a pinhead. In an effort to troubleshoot, I reconnected the old display, which despite its crack had been in working order. Replacing the glass is much more difficult than replacing the entire touchscreen, because you will need to separate the glass from the touchscreen and then glue the new piece of glass onto the old touchscreen. Locate the connector shield above the sim card slot. They don't cost that much and they'll save you time in the long run.
If you're going to have someone else fix your device, Apple is probably your best choice: the repair is inexpensive and won't void your warranty in fact, Apple will extend your warranty from that day by 90 days. This part is not compatible with the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, or 6s Plus. So between the screws destroyed in the removal process and the handful I lost on the floor, I ended up ordering a replacement screw set, and put me behind schedule. We haven't tested these replacement parts ourselves and do not recommend it. Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not JerryRigEverything. After watching a , I set to work. Be prepared to spend a few days on the project.
I wish I had a foolproof tip to make the job easier for you, but I don't. Sears International Online Shopping If you are planning to visit the United States, or have friends and family here, shop at Sears to get everything you want—including gifts for yourself or others. You'd be surprised by the number of YouTube videos out there extolling tricks for extracting stripped smartphone screws. See more on this in step 26. Each kit contains our incredible replacement parts, all necessary tools, and step-by-step instructions needed to complete a successful screen replacement and repair. Place it as close to the Home Button as you can to get some leverage. I have great vision and found them tough to see.
Note: Wireless carrier partners are not participating in this program. Our kits contain everything you will need and more to repair your iPhone screen on your own at an affordable price. Get it replaced by a third party You don't have to go to Apple to get your screen repaired, but going anywhere else will void your warranty and trust me, Apple can tell if a non-Apple employee has opened up your phone. The cameras, touch screen, home button and microphones worked. I love the fact that they provide a prepaid return sticker to send your broken screen to be recycled. And the appearance of cables and connectors on the replacement screen did not perfectly match those of the iPhones. Shop our portable batteries, 3-foot cables and iPhone 6 Plus lithium-ion polymer battery replacements.
Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. Additional Information Apple may restrict or limit repair to the original country or region of purchase. Aside from the display, which looked like it had been run over by a truck, the phone was in working order before I got my hands on it. The technician in the iCracked video uses a magnetic board to stay organized. As a bonus, we include access to iCracked's proprietary step-by-step iPhone 6 repair instructions and video with every kit to guide you through a painless and fun repair! This went downhill pretty quickly.
My Phone Parts can assist by providing repair manuals and tools which will help you with your repair. At least that's the hope. I did this very thing in my complete back in 2014. We see these iPhones break every day and we really just want to give you the best service and experience to leave this whole broken iPhone dilemma finish on a high note. JerryRigEverything is in no way affiliated with Apple Inc.
JerryRigEverything recommends safe practices when working with power tools, automotive lifts, lifting tools, jack stands, electrical equipment, blunt instruments, chemicals, lubricants, expensive electronics, or any other tools or equipment seen or implied in this video. You may want to think about organizing the replacement screws, too. Before joining Consumer Reports, I spent 16 years reporting for The Associated Press. Our tempered glass screen protector for the 5. So it's probably only a matter of time before you drop it on the concrete and end up with a shattered screen unless you happen to be rocking an , or something. Just brushing the paper was enough to send them rolling out of place.
So I decided to start from scratch with a second iPhone 6 and one of the two kits I had bought on Amazon. What I enjoy: cooking and learning to code with my kids. The button and its cable popped right off. If your screen is in a similar state, you might want to think about wearing work gloves for this step. One last thing: When you buy a screen replacement kit, keep in mind that you're not guaranteed to get parts of the same quality offered by the manufacturer or a certified repair shop. The iPhone 6 also features expanded fitness tracking abilities with a new fitness-tracking application powered by the updated M8 motion coprocessor and a barometer used to sense elevation. The co-worker who supplied that phone will soon be heading to a professional repair shop to get the problem fixed.
Also be careful with the ribbon cables, they are quite fragile and are easy to tear. Image Credit: Antony Leather Step 18. The back of this screen protector is coated with a strong silicon adhesive for easy, secure placement. You can then use a fingernail to prise the gap open. And I sent more than one screw flying to the floor, never to be seen again.