iPhone 5c Screen Replacement Guide

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What does this iPhone 5c screen replacement guide cover?

The supreme guide to iPhone 5c screen replacement covers.

  • A step by step guide , so that you can repair your phone.
  • A description of all of the repair tools and part suppliers.
  • An overview of Apple repair services.
  • Also an overview of 3rd party repair options.

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Your FREE Step By Step Guide Starts Below

Before you start – iPhone 5c screen replacement

Use the iPhone 5c screen replacement method to repair a damaged screen in an iPhone 5c. The guide covers everything you need to do.

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Remove the pentalobe screws using the pentalobe screwdriver

Switch the power off and make sure you have the right tools (see guide below). You also need a newbattery. If you wear spectacles, grab your glasses! Without these essentials you can’t complete this cell phone repair.

Remove the screws either side of the charging port, using the pentalobe screwdriver.

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Apply the suction cup to the screen

Place the suction cup onto the screen. Place it lower down near the home button. Gently pull upward, so you can see the gap between the frame.

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Gently work the phone screen open

Gently use the case opener tool. Work it around the gap until it becomes loose.

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Open the screen and remove the screws attaching the battery connector

The screen needs to be pulled back. Be careful not to pull it too far. This is because the cables are still attached. Take out the 2 screws that are holding the battery connector down.

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Remove the battery connector

The battery connector shield is now loose. Remove the 2 screws and keep them safe. Now take the shield out.

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Disconnect the logic board

Using the case opener tool, disconnect the battery. This is achieved by gently working the battery connector cable away from the logic board.

Then remove the front panel cable bracket. 4 screws need to be removed as highlighted in the image.

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Remove the cable bracket and disconnect the cables

Remove the front panel cable bracket.

Disconnect the front facing camera cable, the LCD cable.

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Move On To Step 9

Remove the screen

All of the required procedures to enable you to remove the screen have been completed. It is now safe to remove the damaged screen. If it is cracked be careful!

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You’re Done!

To Reassemble Your Device Follow The Steps Above In Reverse Order.