Released September 25, 2015. Model A1688/A1633. Repair of this device is similar to previous generations, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 64, or 128 GB / Silver, Gold, Space Gray, or Rose Gold options.

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iPhone 6s water damage

Hello my schoolmates iPhone dropped into toilet for few seconds. Then she take it to repair shop they said, that they cleaned the water and the display is bad. I replaced the display everything worked okay, but after half an hour it shut down. Then it was rebooting. Next day it was same some mins it worked then it stopped. Could it be battery or damaged board? i Dont know if it is worth to buy battery and try it. What do you think guys? Thank you for you answers :)

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Did the repair shop tell you what they did exactly to "clean" the water away? You should call them them and ask. Water damaged phones can have a wide range of problems, many times they are difficult or impossible to repair properly.

If you are comfortable opening up the phone, you can try :

  • Open your phone and remove the logic board (follow this guide)
  • Inspect the logic board, especially around the connectors and look for corrosion.
  • Inspect both sides of the board. Unfortunately, 80% of the board is covered in shields. That's usually where the damage is occurring.
  • Put your board in a container with >90% isopropyl alcohol and let it sit for a while.
  • Use a soft brush, like a toothbrush and lightly brush away any corrosion you see.
  • Rinse in alcohol and repeat.
  • Let it air dry for a day.
  • Re-assemble and hope for the best.
  • You should also consider getting a new battery

A professional repair shop that does water damage repair may be able to recover your phone or the data because they have access to pro-level ultrasonic baths and specialized cleaners as well as the skills (and parts) to troubleshoot your board. Many shops have a no fix/no fee policy so you don't have to spend money to find out if the phone is fixable or not.

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Hi i gave it to isopropyle cleaned the board got new battery and it is still same


any other ideas ?


It needs to be looked at by a professional repair shop that does micro-soldering.


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