iPhone 6s Screen Replacement Guide

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Before you start – iPhone 6s screen replacement

Use the iPhone 6 screen replacement method to repair damaged screen on an iPhone 6s. The guide covers everything you need to do.

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Remove the screws using the pentalobe screwdriver

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

Use your pentalobe screwdriver to remove the screws at the base of your phone – either side of the power charging port.

  • This guide is not to repair other iPhone 6 models, such as 6, 6s & 6s plus.

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Apply the suction cup to the screen

Attach the suction cup to the screen.  Gently but firmly lift up. It’s easier to hold the phone down with 1 hand. Open the phone up.

  • This guide is not to repair other iPhone 6 models, such as 6, 6s & 6s plus.

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Use the spudger if necessary

Tip: if you’re finding it difficult to open the phone up. Use the suction cup to lift. At the same time use your plastic spudger to gently split the screen from the frame. Then gently tease the screen and phone apart.

  • This guide is not to repair other iPhone 6 models, such as 6, 6s & 6s plus.

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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 battery connector

Using the case opener tool, disconnect the battery. Above that you will find the cables connecting the LCD, digitzer and the front board assembly. They all need to be disconnected from the logic board.

  • This guide is not to repair other iPhone 6 models, such as 6, 6s & 6s plus.

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Unscrew the cable bracket

Remove the 4 different screws holding the cable bracket in place. There are 3 x 1.2mm phillips screws and 1 x 2.8mm phillips screw

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Remove the cable bracket

Remove the cable bracket from your device.

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Remove the camera/earpiece speaker cable

Carefully prise up the cable connector. Do not prise up the socket the connector is attached to. This will damage your phone.

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Remove the home button cable

Carefully prise up the cable connector. Do not prise up the socket the connector is attached to. This will damage your phone.

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Remove the display cable

Carefully prise up the cable connector. Do not prise up the socket the connector is attached to. This will damage your phone.

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Remove the digitizer cable

Carefully prise up the cable connector. Do not prise up the socket the connector is attached to. This will damage your phone.

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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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Remove the home button

Take out the 3 screws which are holding the home button bracket. Then remove the home button bracket.

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Move On To Step 16

Disconnect the home button cable

Disconnect the home button cable. You can use the tip of a spudger to remove the cable from the display.

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Move On To Step 17

Detatch the home button from the front panel

Gently ease the home button away from the front screen.

Caution: do this slowly and don’t push the button too hard. You don’t want it to snap during this process.

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You’re Done!

To reassemble your phone follow these steps in reverse order.