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The Apple iPhone 5c was announced on September 10, 2013. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, and requires screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 8, 16, 32 GB / White, Pink, Yellow, Blue, and Green.

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What is this coil for and how to fix it

When disconecting the battery of my iphone 5c, I accedentaly broke off one of the little coils right next to the battery connecter. Everything still seems to work. The only thing i couldn't test was service because i have no sim card.

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If I'm correct the coils are actually a choke to limit the amount of DC voltage coming from either the charger or the battery.


I think the phone may have issues more quickly down the road if a car charger is used on it.

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