The Apple iPhone 5s 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 / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Silver, Gold, and Space Gray.

3694 Questions View all

A small piece fell while disassembling

It don't charge the battery anymore and touch id doesn't work either

Block Image

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0


What parts did you disassemble in the phone? Sounds like some components got chipped near battery connector on logic board and charging port flex / ribbon assembly got ripped or teared.


Add a comment

1 Answer

Chosen Solution


The picture you posted is the grounding clip for the Touch ID ribbon. It goes under the screw circled in red.


Was this answer helpful?

Score 5
Add a comment

Add your answer

Laurentiu Tagarici will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 26