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Released on September 19, 2014, this 5.5" screen iPhone is the larger version of the iPhone 6.

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How to put a screw hole back after long screw damage

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I have a question about the long screw damage. I have recently taken apart an iPhone 6 plus which had no backlight and I took the bottom right screw hole off. I then removed the layer and I have given up on the repair because I have a buyer that wants to buy the phone. How can I put the screw hole back in its place when there is no solder that I can attach it to?

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i would leave it off the board and usually cover it with solder mask

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You can solder it back on. Just place it and sit your soldering iron on top of the socket, it will heat enough to solder itself back on.

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Yes but there isn't anything to solder it too and surely the screw hole will short every trace that touches it to ground?

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Oh yeah if you got rid off the ring then don’t put it back on!

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