Skip to main content

Introduction

Prereq for removing the two lower antennas.

Parts

No parts specified.

  1. Use the tip of a spudger to peel back the small piece of tape covering both antenna cables located near the bottom right corner of the iPad. Leave the lower part of the tape stuck to the back of the rear case to aid in reassembly.
    • Use the tip of a spudger to peel back the small piece of tape covering both antenna cables located near the bottom right corner of the iPad.

    • Leave the lower part of the tape stuck to the back of the rear case to aid in reassembly.

  2. With the tip of a spudger, peel up the larger piece of tape covering both antenna cables near the bottom of the rear case. Do not try to remove this piece of tape; it is wrapped around the top antenna cable. Do not try to remove this piece of tape; it is wrapped around the top antenna cable.
    • With the tip of a spudger, peel up the larger piece of tape covering both antenna cables near the bottom of the rear case.

    • Do not try to remove this piece of tape; it is wrapped around the top antenna cable.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Andrew Optimus Goldheart

Member since: 10/17/2009

472,395 Reputation

410 Guides authored

Team

iFixit Member of iFixit

Community

136 Members

16,000 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 95