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4-inch iPhone released in March 2016 with similar hardware specifications to the 6S. Available in Silver, Space Grey, Gold, or Rose Gold with 16/32/64/128 GB storage options. Model: A1662 and A1723

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iPhone SE Volume/Vibrate Key Switch connector to Logicboard broken?

The connection looks damaged to me on both sides, but it's hard for me to tell because i am just getting started with repairing my own stuff. It doesn't connect anymore so that's telling aswell.

It looks like i've been a little too rough on the connecting parts.

could someone help me giving an assesment which part is actually damaged?

And sidequestion: How careful are you when connecting these parts? / what are these parts called that are shown in the picture?

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To me, it looks like the cable has a bent/broken pin and the top pin on the logic board looks bent, but savable.

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you should be fairly gentle with these connectors, pressing on one side at a time.

you should try to GENTLY bend the top pin on the connector back into place, and you might need to buy yourself a new vol. switch.

iPhone SE Volume Controls Replacement - iFixit Repair Guide

Replacement Power + Volume Button On/Off Flex For Apple iPhone SE (2016)

hope this helps ^^

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Just to be clear, you mean the single pin that is at the top of the connecting part of the logicboard, and i need to bend it backwards again like on the other side?

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and thank you of course!

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@oledee yep! Sorry for replying late ^-^

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thank you! i destroyed the phone completely now by accident but you know.. you can only learn

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