iPad 4 Front Glass/Digitizer Touch Panel Full Assembly

$44.95

Product code: IF116-024

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iPad 4 Front Glass/Digitizer Touch Panel Full Assembly

$44.95

Product code: IF116-024

Product Overview

All-in-one fix for the 4th Gen iPad front glass panel

  • Replacement part for any shattered iPad 4th Gen front panel.
  • This part makes installing a front panel easier with the adhesive, front facing camera bracket, and blank home button already installed.
  • When performing the repair, you may damage the bezel or Wi-Fi and Bluetooth antenna. You may want to buy those parts just in case and if you don't end up using either of them, you can return them.

Assembly Components

These come pre-installed on the front panel

Kit contents:

Compatibility

Identify your iPad

  • iPad 4th Gen Retina

Product Details

$49.95 Fix Kit / Black

 
 

Condition:

New

Notes:

Includes all the tools needed to do the repair.

  • Looking for your panel? It's safely shipped in the cardboard sleeve beneath the anti-static project tray.
  • This product cannot be shipped to Mexico.
  • Este producto no puede enviarse a México.


Interested in wholesale discounts?

Check out iFixit Pro

$49.95 Fix Kit / White

 
 

Condition:

New

Notes:

Includes all the tools needed to do the repair.

  • Looking for your panel? It's safely shipped in the cardboard sleeve beneath the anti-static project tray.
  • This product cannot be shipped to Mexico.
  • Este producto no puede enviarse a México.


Interested in wholesale discounts?

Check out iFixit Pro

$44.95 Part Only / Black

 
 

Condition:

New

Notes:

This option does not include tools.

$44.95 Part Only / White

 
 

Condition:

New

Notes:

This option does not include tools.

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Replacement Guides

iPad 4 CDMA

Difficulty: Difficult

iPad 4 GSM

Difficulty: Difficult

iPad 4 Wi-Fi

Difficulty: Difficult

 

Compatibility

iPad 4 CDMA
16 GB LTE/CDMA (4th Gen)
32 GB LTE/CDMA (4th Gen)
64 GB LTE/CDMA (4th Gen)
iPad 4 GSM
16 GB LTE/GSM (4th Gen)
32 GB LTE/GSM (4th Gen)
64 GB LTE/GSM (4th Gen)
iPad 4 Wi-Fi
16 GB Wi-Fi (4th Gen)
32 GB Wi-Fi (4th Gen)
64 GB Wi-Fi (4th Gen)
 

Stories

My Problem

Cracked screen

My Fix

The repair went ok—a cracked screen makes the glass removal much more difficult. The main issue was reassembly and especially the home button cable. It is extremely difficult to get that back into place and, unfortunately, the tools do not make it easy.

As it stands now, the home button is unreliable and not sure if I need to disassemble to try reseating the cable again.

My Advice

The tweezers really need an offset to be able to keep the ribbon cable flat enabling you to work around the recessed location of the socket.

The screen comes with a blank home button but no instructions on if this should be replaced by the original or left as is. I used the blank one and wondering if this is part of the new problem.

My Problem

I had flickering vertical grey lines accross the entire screen. I thought it could be a bad cable.

My Fix

The repair went flawlessly. Screen and cables were replaced with no issues. Unfortunately, that didn't fix the original problem. I am guessing the real issue is the graphics on the logic board.

My Advice

You have to know when to quit. The repair was worth a try, but a new logic board in an old iPad is approaching the cost of buying one that already works. I'm glad I tried and would not hesitate to attempt to fix a broken iPad in the future.

My Problem

The Screen Was shattered

My Fix

THe repair was successful but the iOpener was not as useful as expected. Essentially it did not warm the glue of the iPad enough to remove the screen well. If doing it again I would likely use a hair dryer or heat gun to warm the iPad more and loosen the glue rather than the iOpener.

My Advice

The glue does need to be warmed rather a lot to remove the front panel, I found the iOpener to not be as effective as I had expected.

My Problem

The screen had multiple cracks & the Home button was missing. Everything else worked fine, though.

My Fix

Fairly smoothly with a couple rough spots:

1. Getting the first pick under the glass took a lot more force than I expected. I ended-up being patient and having to heat the area several times as I tried to get the tools in-place & break the adhesive.

2. Since the screen was broken in multiple places, it didn't come out in one piece. There were a couple of places that were cracked along the edge over the adhesive, and I had to carefully dig-out the shards with a screwdriver because each one was cemented to the frame.

My Advice

Patience and careful experimentation go a long way to a successful repair.

My Problem

My wife dropped it (AGAIN!)

This time resulted in a long diagonal crack across the screen.

My Fix

Having a strong background in computer repair, I decided that this time I would replace the screen instead of spending 6X the parts cost on a repair shop doing the work. So, having examined the damage, I purchased the repair kit, read the repair guide 5 times and embarked on the Joyous experience of "iPad - Under the Hood".

My Advice

I fully recommend that before attempting this repair, walk through the guide at least twice, and reading the caution notes posted at the side.

Before attempting to remove the front glass, I would strongly recumbent the use of 2" clear tape to cover the cracked screen. This prevents the screen splitting while unsealing the glued rim of the iPad.

My Problem

Screen was cracked

My Fix

Everything went good, one corner will not stick and stay down on the screen

My Advice

Be patient and go slow

My Problem

I fix the ipad screen is was broken

On the iPhone 5 the cases was damaged

My Fix

I checked on your website how to fix on the website is help me thank you

My Advice

I don't understand the question

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My Problem

My daughter accidently broke the screen while playing with a toy hammer. She was hammering on the couch and the iPad was laying underneath a blanket when it was damaged. Oh, No! Crying!

My Fix

The repair was easier than I initially expected. The instructions where great!

My Advice

I would watch several videos on YouTube to get an idea of the different techniques you can try and then take your time on the repair.

My Problem

Fading iPad screen and rear camera on my iPhone 4 not working

My Fix

The iPad repair was straight forward however I managed to break the digitiser connector during the opening process.

It did not really matter because it was going to be replaced.

Before putting it back together I turned it on only to find that the problem persisted

Had to buy a replacement LCD screen and now all working perfectly

The tools provided were not suitable for the iPhone for removing the case and not fine enough to handle the internal screws it's still a work in progress

The iPhone was easier to work on however the connectors were a lot smaller and finicky

In general it was a very satisfying experience

My Advice

The iPad was very cost effective to repair compared to what Apple was offering and I would do the same again

In relation to the iPhone it would have been quicker and cheaper to have had it repaired at my local shopping centre

I have spent most of my working life behind a desk and I'm not really a handyman and found the process reasonably straight forward

My Problem

Crack lens and skitish digitizer

My Fix

perfect. With instructions on youtube, it was a no brainer

My Advice

Yes, Pay extra attention on celluar models when cutting out old glass. Its very easy to cut through antenna ribbon under glass.