Fifth generation of iPhone. Repair of this device is straightforward, and requires screwdrivers, prying tools, and patience. GSM/CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Black or White.

2854 Questions View all

iFixit iPhone 4S Replacement Battery Shutdown issues

After using my iPhone 4S for 3 years, its original battery was terrible. It was draining faster than any electronics devices battery. I replaced it with iFixit's battery. After some initial success in battery life, iFixit's battery started behaving the same, with some slight(!) issue. When iFixit's battery in the phone, the phone shuts down sometimes at 25% charge, sometimes at 30%. I can't even make an estimation on when it'll shut down. I don't see any solution to this, so I will switch back to my old battery, but does anybody know why this early shutdown thing happens? Am I the only one who's having this problem?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

3 Answers

Chosen Solution

Seems like your new battery is faulty. Contact iFixit sales customer service for assistance. Good luck.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1
Add a comment

Dose the phone feel warm?

Could be a failing chip on your phone or a temp sensor

Have you tryed a factory restore?

In sum cases you need to reload a new clean iOS on your phone or tablet to allow the battery to function normally.

Is it possible while installing the battery the ribbon may have been slightly damaged or not fully connected?

Also make sure your power port is clean. Use a clean too the brush and get any gunk out. Hope you find this usefull

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1
Add a comment

Hey man

You should replace your iPhone 4, lol

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Add your answer

furkanakyurek will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 72