iPhone 4 Rear Panel Replacement
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Replace a rear panel on your iPhone 4.
- Author: Walter Galan
- Difficulty: Easy
Remove the rear panel to access components inside your iPhone 4.
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- P2 Pentalobe Screwdriver iPhone (if iPhone has external pentalobe screws)
- Phillips #000 Screwdriver (if iPhone has external Phillips screws)
- iPhone 4 Revelation Kit (GSM/AT&T), Fix Kit / Black This kit contains the part and all tools needed.
- iPhone 4 Revelation Kit (GSM/AT&T), Fix Kit / White This kit contains the part and all tools needed.
Your iPhone 4 rear cover may have either two #000 Phillips screws or Apple's 5-Point "Pentalobe" screws (second image). Check which screws you have, and ensure you also have the correct screwdriver in order to remove them.
Remove the two 3.6 mm Pentalobe or Phillips #000 screws next to the dock connector.