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home button needs service?

I switched an iphone 7 screen ... I was super careful about the home button .. plug in the new screen got up "home button needs service" so i tried with another screen and got up the same .. so i tried with the old screen and Then I got up "can not enable touch id"

Then I went back to the new screen and got "home button needs service"

I know I did not destroy that home button, but after using 3 different new screens (never used). Help please?

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Hey hello . I replaced my iphone 7 display and have put a new one .. and when i started the phone every thing was working totally fine till15 days .. after 15 days a message poped up "TOUCH ID CANNOT BE USED ON THIS PHONE" and assistive touch was turned on automatically.. what should i do now... should i replace home button

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Hi I’m usually on my phone quite a lot , ihad put it down for maybe an hour and when I went to use it my home button wouldn’t work? It said home but needs service ? My sound won’t work either unless ihave headphones in? Please help

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The home button of iPhone 7 is SUPER temperamental. Any slight tugging on the cable may break it, or if the screen has any problem that results the system not recognizing the button once, it is likely to stay that way

Try a restore on both old and new screen, this should at least hope to override the software lockup.

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same original hope button. I always disconnect the battery before doing anything else. his screen was very damaged around the home button so that might be it.. I'm just wondering how to deal with this.. maybe he will go to the media or something like that.. I used a lot of heat and was super carefull with the button. I might have to buy a new phone even though it may/may not have been my fault

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The lcd bracket is pinching the cables at the bottom...

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Bottom left screw ( only non Y screw) screw it in without bracket, and let the bracket lay on top allowing room for the cable rather than crushing them.

This only works if you tested your home button and it works with your old screen... if home button doesnt work on either it might be the home button.

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I have had the exact same case, my best guess is the flex ribbon on the home button is damaged or could be the pin connectors.

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I got that message when my phone fell in Water and to dry it I banged my phone against my bed several times, an hour later that message showed up. Later that day even the speakers and haptic feedback failed.

At that point I was pretty sure that the logic board was failing slowly.

The next day I resetted my phone and boom the home button was back. So it was a coincidence.

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Lol you got lucky is all that was! The water dried up the restore was actually just a coincidence in timing haha. But dude, "and to dry it I banged my phone against my bed several times"... no one should ever be doing that, especially NOT to fix a phone lmao! You got so lucky man haha i love it

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