Revamped version of the iPhone 3G with faster processing speeds. Repair of this device is similar to the 3G, and requires simple screwdrivers and prying tools. Model A1303 / 16 or 32 GB capacity / black or white plastic back.

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Logic board gold ground prong broke!

The tiny gold ground prong that touches the bezel broke off some how. How will this affect my iPhone and how can I fix it?

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If your phone call reception is bad, then this is the reason. If you found the detached piece, many people carefully solder it back into place. Others have claimed success using Super Glue to repair the piece, making sure there is still metal to metal contact without glue blocking everything. The prong only has to touch the bezel for it to work. If it is lost, try to recreate the portion of the prong that is missing with a small piece of metal, solder or glue it on.

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Brad

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