IPhone 6S Plus Screen Replacement

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Difficulty

Hard

Steps

33

Time Required

3 hours

Introduction

This guide is for a screen replacement for the iPhone 6S Plus

Tools Required

Phillips #000 Screwdriver

P2 Pentalobe Screwdriver

Spudgers

Tweezers

iPhone opening tool

Hair dryer

Parts

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LCD Screen for iPhone 6S Plus

$40.00

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Precautions

• Work on a clear and open surface • Careful when unscrewing as most of the screws are extremely small, have a small box ready with you • Take note and keep track of each screw during disassembling and assembling

Step 1
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Power off your iPhone before beginning disassembly. Remove the two 3.4 mm Pentalobe screws on either side of the Lightning port.

Step 2
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Apply mild heat to the lower edge of the iPhone using hair dryer for about a minute.

Step 3
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Close the handle on the opening tool, opening the suction-cup jaws. Place you iPhone in between the suction cups, against the plastic depth gauge. Open the handles to close the jaws of the opening tool. Center the suction cups and press them firmly onto the top and bottom of the iPhone. Hold onto your iPhone securely and close the handle of the opening tool to separate the suction cups, pulling the front panel up from the rear case. Peel the two suction cups off your iPhone. Gently grasp the display assembly and lift it up to open the phone, using the clips at the top of the front panel as a hinge.

Step 4
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Gently grasp the display assembly and lift it up to open the phone, using the clips at the top of the front panel as a hinge.

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Remove two Phillips screws securing the battery connector bracket to the logic board, of the following lengths: One 2.9 mm screw (Red Circle) One 2.3 mm screw (Orange Circle)

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Remove the battery connector bracket.

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Use a spudger or a clean fingernail to disconnect the battery connector by prying it straight up off the logic board.

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Remove the following Phillips screws: Three 1.3 mm screws (Orange Circle) One 1.6 mm screw (Red Circle) One 3.0 mm screw (Yellow Circle)

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Remove the display cable bracket.

Step 10
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Use the spudger to disconnect the four front panel assembly cables: Front-facing camera and sensor cable Display data cable connector Home button cable

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Remove the display assembly.

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Remove the two 1.9 mm Phillips screws securing the home button bracket.

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Remove the home button bracket.

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Use the pointed tip of a spudger to disconnect the home button cable from its connector on the display assembly.

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Using your fingertip, gently press up on the home button from the front side of the display assembly. Use firm, constant pressure to slowly separate the home button's rubber gasket from the front panel.

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Use the pointed end of a spudger to pry the lightly-adhered home button flex cable off the display assembly.

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Remove the home button assembly. Insert the home button onto the new screen

Step 18
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Connect the home button cable from its connector on the display assembly.

Step 19
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Place back the home button bracket.

Step 20
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Secure back the two 1.9 mm Phillips screws securing the home button bracket.

Step 21
Pasting waterproof adhesive
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Note: Steps 21 - 25 optional to replace waterproof adhesive Begin by removing all the old display adhesive around the perimeter of your iPhone's case. Be sure to remove any remaining adhesive from the back of your display as well.

Step 22
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Begin peeling the large backing from your replacement adhesive, starting from the bottom edge. Carefully align the exposed lower edge of the adhesive strip with the bottom edge of your iPhone's case. When it's correctly aligned, gently press the exposed lower adhesive strip into place.

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Continue peeling away the backing from the adhesive, gently pressing the adhesive into place from the bottom of your iPhone to the top. Finish separating the adhesive backing and discard it.

Step 24
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Use the tip of a spudger to press all the adhesive into place around the entire perimeter of your iPhone.

Step 25
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Completely separate the front adhesive liner(s) and discard it.

Step 26
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Connect back the display assembly. Use a spudger or a fingernail to connect the three front panel assembly cables, in following orders: 1. Home button cable 2. Display data cable connector 3.Front-facing camera and sensor cable

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Place back the display cable bracket.

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Secure back the following Phillips screws: Three 1.3 mm screws (Orange Circle) One 1.6 mm screw (Red Circle) One 3.0 mm screw (Yellow Circle)

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Connect back the battery connector to the logic board.

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Place back the battery connector bracket

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Secure back the two Phillips screws: One 2.9 mm screw (Red Circle) One 2.3 mm screw (Orange Circle)

Step 32
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Close back the iPhone

Step 33
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Secure back the two 3.4 mm P2 Pentalobe screws on the bottom edge of the iPhone, next to the Lightning connector.


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