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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Home button moves a little in the frame of the new screen

I replaced the screen in my iPhone 6s recently and I noticed that the home button moves a tiny bit and I want to know if I should something about it or is it fine to leave alone. Also if I need to fix something what should I do to make it fit better?

It’s been working perfectly for the last couple weeks but I want to make sure I don’t cause any permenant damage.

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A quick fix is to bend the metal plate behind the home button closer to the home button.

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If I don’t do this, am I at risk of any permanent damage to the button?

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Well the more loose a button is, the higher chance the cable can get ripped if the home button was to be rotated from pushing it down and rotating it.

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Ok thanks, do you think applying new adhesive the gasket might help? I’ll try bending the plate as soon as I can

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The gasket only keeps dust from getting in there. Just bending the bracket should be fine

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Applying the home button rubber gasket adhesive will help, stops the home button from rotating and gives it a more satisfying click in result.

Bending the bracket is good by itself as well, just doesn't make it perfect without the gasket.

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