Second generation of iPhone. Model A1241 / 8 or 16 GB capacity / black or white plastic back. Repair is more straightforward than the first iPhone. requires screwdrivers, prying, and suction tools.

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Advice on changing the rear panel of an iPhone 3G 8G

Hi, I have an iphone 3g 8gb. The phone works flawlessly, however I have had it for about two years and the rear panel (back cover) is really scratched up. I want to replace it so I can sell it at a higher price. Does Ifixit sell these rear panels ? Also, will I have to buy the rear panel and the Metal Frame(which is this silver cover that goes like sort of on top of the back cover...? Has anyone done this ? How good are these back covers that are selling on ebay ? Thanks.

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yes, ifixit sells this part - but it's out of stock.

the rear cover comes with the silver bezel

relacing the part isn't that easy - but you can use the guide for that.

this is the part

i would contact ifixit and ask about the item: CLICK here

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