Second generation of iPhone. Model A1241 / 8 or 16 GB capacity / black or white plastic back. Repair is more straightforward than the first iPhone. requires screwdrivers, prying, and suction tools.

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Ear Speaker Still Not Working!

I replaced the speaker because the proximity sensor was working (screen turned off when you cover top half of phone during a call) Its still not working though what else could it be??

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Most cables I have replaced have had partial function of one sort or another. So if it really is your Flex Cable #3, then this would be another that is bad with partial function.

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Your Flex Cable #3 is most likely bad. Or worse the Connector #3 on the Logic Board is bad. The most common reason for any function to go bad related to #3, is that the Flex Cable #3 itself is bad. The Flex Cable #3 is very fragile. The second most common reason is, the #3 Connector on the Logic Board is damaged. By far the least common problem is the speaker itself, I have yet to run into a bad speaker. The most common reason for a bad speaker that I have heard of is, liquid went right into the earpiece mesh, with resulting earspeaker problem.

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but is it possible for the light sensor to work still but the speaker connection not on the same cable?because that would have to be the case

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