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Power Button does not work after flexcabel change

first off all i'm from switzerland. sorry for my bad english. 2 months after guarante my power button get stucked. it doesn't made click anymore. so i changed the flex cable including sensor. after the repair the power button clicked, but didn't work. the sensor didn't worked either. then i bought another flex cabel incl. sensor (a better quality).

and now the sensor works but the power button doesn't. It clicks but there is no reaction.

does anybody had the same problem?

im thankfull for every answer.

regards from zürich

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It seems that you have to change it again...

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sorry my mistake. i meant of course the power button (not home button). same answer? thx in advance


Answer corrected... ;-)


hello xgonin

thx for your update.

i replaced it now for the 3rd time.

and the power button works now. but..!! :(

the sensor works now backwards.. when i put my hand on it, the display appears and when i put my hands away, the display disappears.

do you have a solution? thx in advance. regards from zürich


i repaired the phone for the 4th time with another new flexcable. now its working well. failure was 3 not working felxcable. thx for support


you're welcome ! ;-)


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