Model No. A1367 / 8, 16, 32, or 64 GB capacity

1270 Questions View all

After iPod touchscreen replacement some touches/gestures don't work

I replaced the touchscreen on an iPod 4th gen and the new screens touch functions are off slightly. After then restoring the iPod and with the latest software problem remains. I have rechecked/cleaned all the connections inside. The screen unlocks fine, swipes and application icon presses are okay. Some submenu icons will refuse to press, scrolling/pinching/zooming generally fail and are interpreted as a sequence of clicks. We already have another screen on order. First time working with iPods. Any suggestions as to what might be the trouble?

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 0
Add a comment

2 Answers

Chosen Solution

Sounds just like a bad replacement screen.

I did notice something weird in my shop the other day, working on a touch 4 and if you disconnect, then reconnect the screen it won't come back on until the battery is completely drained.

Tried on 3 iPods, same process. Not saying that could be the issue, but, weird things do happen on the iPod Touch 4's.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Yes, it sounds like your have a bad digitizer.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Add your answer

john stames will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 466