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Original post by: Scott Thompson ,

Title:

Earpiece Not Working After Screen Replacement

Text:

This is probably the THIRD iPhone 8 or 8+ that has had this issue.  Even though we were careful to remove the camera flex cable and the tape with it, and transfer it to the new LCD/Digitizer assembly, the earpiece REFUSES to work.  The camera works just fine.  I need assistance and answers.  I have cleaned the contacts with alcohol.  I have installed Kapton tape.  I have switched out the piece with a new flex cable and new ear piece speaker.  Yet, I know it worked BEFORE we took the phone apart.  Suggestions on how to use the ORIGINAL flex cable?

Device:

iPhone 8 Plus

Status:

open