iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi Parts
Grab a toolkit for your iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi model and fix your broken tablet!
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Parts that work with iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi:
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Diode
Replace the backlight diode on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Filter L2200
Replace the backlight filter on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
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 3 and 4 Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Antenna
Replace a torn or missing Wi-Fi/Bluetooth antenna in your 3rd or 4th generation iPad model #A1416, A1430, A1403, A1458, A1459, A1460. Part #821-1317, 821-1317-B.
iPad 3 Dock Connector
Fix problems with USB data connections and charging problems by replacing a damaged, dirty, or corroded dock connector and its cable assembly in an iPad 3.
iPad 3 Front Camera
Replace a malfunctioning front-facing VGA (640x480) camera. This part is compatible with a 3rd or 4th generation iPad.
iPad 3 GPS Antenna
Replace the global position system (GPS) antenna compatible with the A1416, A1430, and A1403 3rd Generation Retina iPad tablet. Part #821-1318-A, 821-1318.
iPad 3 Home Button
Replace an exterior plastic home button face compatible with the iPad 3 Retina model A1416, A1430, and A1403.
iPad 3 LCD FPC Connector (J2200)
Replace the LCD data connector on the logic board of a 3rd generation iPad. This part requires microsoldering.
iPad 3 Screen Digitizer Assembly
Replace a screen digitizer panel assembly compatible with a 3rd generation iPad Retina A1416, A1430, and A1403.
Apple released the iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi on March 16, 2012. Changes include the new A5X processor, an upgraded 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, and a higher resolution 'retina' display. The iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi includes 802.11n wireless, but lacks 3G connectivity. 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.