Released on September 19, 2014, this 4.7" screen iPhone is the smaller version of the iPhone 6 Plus. Identifiable by the model numbers A1549, A1586, and A1589.

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Touch ID failure after WIFI Antenna Flex Cable Replacement

I replaced the flex cable for the WIFI antenna and that solved my weak WIFI and Bluetooth problem, thank you. But now touch ID fails. I reconnected all the cables and everything is working except touch ID. Is this a security issue with a new flex cable, or is there another solution to this?

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I reattached the cables, reset the phone to factory settings, still no Touch ID. I don’t believe I damaged the connectors or cables so don’t understand the failure. The home button and everything else is fine. Any other ideas out there?

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In my honest opinion, try checking again if you did it correctly, restart the phone few times.

I don't think a cable for WiFi has anything to do with Touch ID unless it's blocking some cable/chip related to the Touch ID, so that's probably not the problem.

What I personally do in these cases is go to a repair store and ask them if they can quickly check if there isn't any problem with my buttons AND with the chip that makes the home button work

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