iPhone 3G and 3GS Mute Button

 
 
 
 
 
 

iPhone 3G and 3GS Mute Button

$4.95

$4.95

Product Details

Features

Features

The first iterations of the television failed to incorporate a mute button, leaving it up to viewers to either buy the products being advertised, or call and kindly ask for the sound to be suspended. Muzzle your iPhone today with our iPhone 3G and 3GS mute button.

Important: This button is the external toggle switch used to switch between silent and ring mode. This button connects to a switch on the phone's headphone jack that toggles the silent/ring setting.

 

Compatibility

iPhone 3G
16 GB
8 GB
iPhone 3GS
16 GB
32 GB
8 GB
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

I had an issue with intermittent muting of the phone when mute was on. After reading the guide and responses, I decided to give it a try.

My Fix

The repair went great! Photos were very helpful and gave me the necessary help to replace the button.

My issue was actually due to a cracked housing that holds . . .

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My Problem

I had dropped my phone cracking the screen. Still worked, just cracked. A friend gave me theirs which I dropped in a puddle, making the dock connector and home button not work, so I used the module from my phone. I then had a phone fully functional and one with a cracked screen and broken dock conne . . .

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My Problem

I was actually fixing the iPhone of a friend of mine. The silver part of the mute switch of his phone had broken off, and he had to use a sharpened pencil to mute and unmute the phone.

My Fix

Surprisingly well! I was a little intimidated by the "difficult"-label this guide has on iFixit (esp. as this was m . . .

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My Problem

The mute button was flaking out and would randomly vibrate when touched very lightly. After doing some research online, the problem seemed to be a bad switch.

My Fix

The process took a little over an hour. I managed to drop two screws off the table on the rug, however they were recovered. I decided against . . .

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My Problem

The mute switch had snapped off and no longer worked.

My Fix

The repair was extremely straight forward. The pictures and instructions on ifixit were very helpful. I'd never done anything like this so I took my time and it still only took me about half an hour.

My Advice

When putting the little screws back in it help . . .

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My Problem

My phone is usually on vibrate. I don't like it possibly going off during a meeting and I share an office. A few months ago, my phone started to vibrate for no reason. During the middle of the night, under my pillow when no one was texting me. At about the same time, I noticed that it was vibrating . . .

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My Problem

The silver piece broke of the mute switch rendering it useless and the phone can't be switched to vibrate.

My Fix

Repair took about an hour. I went slowly and steadily through the teardown.

My Advice

PERFECT! Take your time and be methodical and it is pretty straight forward to get as deep as you want into the iPhon . . .

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My Problem

the could not use the touch screen.

My Fix

The repair took some time but the step by step instructions are great on ifixit.com. The parts where exact and high quality.

My Advice

If you need to repair or replace your iPhone battery or front glass, some pointers. The front glass is relatively simply, but the battery i . . .

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My Problem

Poca duración de batería y botón de mute no funcionaba bien tras una caída

My Fix

La batería la cambie sin mucha dificultad según las indicaciones de ifixit. El botón también, pero sigue fallando.

My Advice

El botón es sin más el componente. Así qué no os servirá de nada cambiarlo si os falla. Yo ajust . . .

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