The rear facing camera was not working.
I fixed it following the ifixit guide.
Check to make sure that the phone is working and can be charged before putting the casing back on.
This size bit is also available in our popular 64 Bit Driver Kit, carefully designed to include the most common and often hard to find driver bits used in electronics repair.
My phone slipped from my hand and landed face-first on some pointy cobblestone street. Needless to say, the digitizer became useless, and I think some of the circuitry got damaged too, because the image was distorted
Peeling out the back was more difficult than expected, and the tab that is supposed . . .
Both phones (iPhone 5 and Moto X) had batteries older than 2 years and required frequent charging.
Both phones were relatively easy to repair. Your guides and uTube videos were very helpful. Also other uTube videos not from ifixit were informative as well. Be very careful to check the iPhone power s . . .
Repair was easy enough, just followed the directions. May want to watch a video or 2 on the X clips, pretty easy to destroy the whole motherboard if you screw this part up.
The whole process was pretty easy. To do the reflow, instead of initially heating the board with the heat gun, I put it in t . . .
battery failing after more than a yr of use
slow and moderately difficult due entirely to motorola's efforts at stymieing your ability to change out the battery. why not just throw it out and buy another?
first, the paper clip as removal tool for the sim card did not fit my hole. had to rummage thru s . . .
The battery on my Slate tablet was in its final throes, so I decided to take to the place of purchase - national chain of office supplies, which hall remain nameless. I hoped they could change the battery there even if I had to wait for them to get one in stock, or they could send it out. I couldn . . .