My daughter shattered the screen pretty good.
Repair was very easy.
Take your time and do not rush. Rushing might turn a 15 minute job into a 2 hour one, or cost you more money for unintended extra repairs.
This iPad (original), although old, is still in regular use as it continues to work like a champ even though Apple no longer supports it. So, even though the iPad was damaged, it was worth the time and expense of repairing it as it will serve several more years.
The repair went well. The iFixit t . . .
Broken screen, bad home button , and digitizer not sensing fingers.
Well the install went ok up till I plugged in digitizer. Digitizer end of ribbon plug fell apart. I have only found one plug, but company will not sell me plug. They will install it though. Grrrr! Hey ifixit, can you sell me the plu . . .
We all know that accidents happen every day. But when your boss comes to you and tells you that they fell down and their iPad went boom! Some may choose to tuck tail and hide, but there are a handful of us that will step up to the plate and say, "Don't worry, I'll fixit!”
I stuck to the plan, and f . . .