Fourth generation iPhone. Repair is straightforward, but the front glass and LCD must be replaced as a unit. GSM / 8, 16, or 32 GB capacity / Model A1332 / Black and White.

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Small part dropped out during repair, where does it go?

Hi, I recently tried to install a new screen in my iphone and during re-assembly a small silver clip about 4mm long dropped out, I have looked at all the 4 exploded views I can find, and that part is never there.

Also cant get the face sensor to work at all. It didn't before i put this new screen on, i was hoping this screen would fix that. Tried all the basic tricks (no screen protector, network reboot, the tape & sharpy trick) but it still does not work!

Any and all help welcome!

Thanks. st3fan

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the part sits on top of the wifi antenna, it makes contact with the screw and board.

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about the proximity sensor. try the "squares cut out black tape" thing with and without the uv sticker. i have been able to get every single one working :-)

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Thanks a lot :) I'll try the black tape thing today :)

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