Fourth generation of iPad, released November 2, 2012, available in 16, 32, or 64 GB models. Model Number A1458

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Home Button flex broken

I was fixing an ipad 4 digitizer and the attached home button flex broke from the contact near the button circuit. I realized that the home button assembly with ipad 4 is quite different from the previous ipads. Can someone please help where i can get this flex cable or is there any way to repair it.

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I am looking for it for 2 weeks, the only place you can find is China. and most of them are out of stock. >_<

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Hello,

I have the same problem with repairing my iPad 4. Also the ribbon cable is broken.

Until now I don't have found anything... Someone already found an solution?

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I have ordered now 2 digitizers and home button assembly from overseas companies (one from chinagadgetland) and both have been incorrect parts. Even though they are listed for the IPAD 4 and show the correct flex cable in the picture on both I received a home button assembly for an IPAD 3 with no flex cable. Anyone had any luck with actually receiving the correct part?

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you can buy the part from Etech.8$ but would need someone with soldering experience is required. Try Xpressfix in Orlando Florida. They fixed mine for 79$. They also accept mail in as well.

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You can order the iPad 4 flex cable from this site, cheap as well

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http://www.chinagadgetland.com/touch-scr...

FOUND!!!!!!!!!! OMG FINALLY FOUND !!!!!!!!!!!!!

I also found just the cable from lunacommerce.com but have not been able to get a price or status on the item from them

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I successfully completed this repair by replacing the home button assembly complete with the flex cable. There is no chance this cable can be repaired there is some processing going on in the switch so it must be replaced if torn or cracked.

What a game for the new IPAD4 home button!

Everyone please be careful on repairing this and opening the Digitizer. If the Digitizer is cracked from the bottom then double check the glass wont break it upon removal as well.

You can easily rip this flex!its literally 4mm wide and very flimsy! Even handling the new flex assembly is scary!

Cheers

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Hope this iPad 4 home button flex cable is the one you want.

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You can order the Home button flex cable from Amazon. I recently replaced the Home button flex cable on my iPad4. It's close in work because the connector is very small.

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check out aliexpress- they have lots of kits and partsfor great pricing. I bought

iPad 3 Black Touch Screen Digitizer Assembled + Tools - Includes Front Glass Digitizer, Adhesive, Home Button Assembly, & Professional Tool Set by Gro

Sold by Group Vertical - Ships from USA

Condition: New

is great! arrived in 2 days!

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Someone charging me £38.99 to replace ipad home button flex connector. Is this reasonable or am I being ripped off?

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I just ordered it from this website, and hope they will have it to ship.

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I am also looking for one, the website listed above does not have a listing for that part now.

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