Sixth iteration of Apple iPhone, announced on September 12, 2012. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Black or White.

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Home Button only works when pushing the front panel

The home button on my iphone 5 only works when I push on either side of the home button. So I push to the right of the home button and press the home button and then it works.

Any ideas how to correct this?

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Open up the phone and you see these two gold prongs gently lever them up so they sit a tad higher than they are and this will sort your problem out

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That did it! I tried to pry them up some before, but i guess it wasnt enough.

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Glad that sorted it :)

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