What are the steps in repairing an iPhone 5s screen?
Getting started with the repair of your iPhone 5s
- Removing the enclosure screws. Full width.
- Lifting the display. Full width.
- Disconnecting the Home button cable. Full width.
- Disconnecting the connectors. Full width.
- Removing the Home button.
- Removing the earpiece.
- Removing the front camera/sensor.
- Removing the rear panel.
What do you need to replace LCD screen on iPhone 5?
This requires you to transfer several components from your original screen to the new one before installing it—including the front-facing camera, earpiece speaker, LCD shield plate, and home button assembly. You can also use this guide to replace the front panel assembly cable bracket.
What to do if your iPhone 5 screen has cracked?
Use your security screwdriver to remove them. There are two methods for removing the display. If you’ve cracked the bottom pretty badly you may find it hard to get a seal with a suction cup. We’ll walk you through both ways of removing the display. This is the method we recommend and the one you should use if you can get a seal.
How do you replace the home button on an iPhone?
Simply push the Home button up from the front of the assembly and use your pry tool or a metal spatula to loosen the gasket on the back side. The Home button should come free pretty easily. Now that we’ve removed everything from the old assembly, we can transfer it to the new, unbroken assembly.
How do you remove the screen from an iPhone?
Make sure the suction cup is firmly attached to the front panel assembly. While holding the iPhone down with one hand, pull up on the suction cup to slightly separate the front panel assembly from the rear case. Take your time and apply firm, constant force. The screen is a much tighter fit than most devices.