Skip to main content

Fix Your Stuff

Right to Repair

Store

Changes to this Step

Edit by Adam O'Camb

Edit approved by Adam O'Camb

Before
After
Unchanged

Step Lines

[* black] Before installing the new component or removingApply the correct adhesive backing, makestrips for your repair, but do not remove the backing yet.
[* black] Make
sure the replacement part fits, and that all connectors will connect to their respective sockets correctly without putting unduetoo much stress on their cables.
[* icon_note] For parts with rigid cables (like some batteries), connect the part before installing it, and leave it connected during installation, to make sure the part stays positioned correctly.

[* black] At this pointIf it is possible and safe to do so, power on your device with everything connected to verifycheck that the replacement part functions.
[* black] Having verified that everything works correctly, power off the device and continue.
[* black] Before installing the new component or removingApply the correct adhesive backing, makestrips for your repair, but do not remove the backing yet.
[* black] Make
sure the replacement part fits, and that all connectors will connect to their respective sockets correctly without putting unduetoo much stress on their cables.
[* icon_note] For parts with rigid cables (like some batteries), connect the part before installing it, and leave it connected during installation, to make sure the part stays positioned correctly.

[* black] At this pointIf it is possible and safe to do so, power on your device with everything connected to verifycheck that the replacement part functions.
[* black] Having verified that everything works correctly, power off the device and continue.