iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM Buttons
Grab a toolkit for your iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM model and fix your broken tablet!
iFixit has you covered with parts, tools, and free repair guides. Repair with confidence! All of our replacement parts are tested to rigorous standards and backed by our industry-leading warranty.
Parts that work with iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM:
iPad 2/3 Home Button Control Board
Replace a home button control board compatible with the iPad 2 and iPad 3 model tablets. Part #820-2943-A. Includes the actual home button switch.
iPad 2nd and 3rd Gen Home Button Assembly
Replace a home button assembly compatible with the iPad 2 or iPad 3. Part #820-2943-A. Fix home button functionality issues with this part.
iPad 2/3/4 Volume Button
This is the external volume button switch. It does not include the internal switch.
iPad 2/3/4 Power Button
This is the external power button switch. It does not include the internal switch.
iPad 3 Home Button
Replace an exterior plastic home button face compatible with the iPad 3 Retina model A1416, A1430, and A1403.
iPad 2/3/4 Home Button with Spring
Replace a home button compatible with the iPad 2, iPad 3, and iPad 4. Includes the attached home button spring.
iPad 2/3/4 Lock/Silent Switch Cover
Replace a scratched or missing plastic external lock/silent switch face. This part is compatible with an iPad 2, 3, or 4. The internal cable and switch are not included.
Apple released the iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM on March 16, 2012. This model offers LTE and 3G data connectivity, which is offered through AT&T in the United States. This iPad model was offered in 16, 32, or 64 GB capacities with color options of white or black.
The most commonly needed repairs for the third generation iPad are cracked screens and dead battery replacements. iFixit has the best 3rd Gen iPad displays and 3rd Gen iPad batteries on the market, along with a complete catalog of other third generation iPad parts for the less common part swaps.
All third generation iPad repairs will require a set of standard precision electronics tools. Any repair that involves removing the front panel will require iPad 3 adhesive strips to ensure a full coverage and secure bond between replaced parts. All iFixit Fix Kits come with all tools and adhesive needed to complete the desired repair.
Once all parts and tools have been acquired, head to iFixit’s iPad 3 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to complete your desired repair.