iPhone 3GS Replacement Battery

 
 
 
 
 

iPhone 3GS Replacement Battery

$19.95

$19.95

Product Details

Features

Features

  • Battery life not what it used to be? That doesn't mean it's time to get a new phone. Just replace the battery and breathe new life into your daily companion.
  • Not compatible with the iPhone 3G. If you need a battery for the iPhone 3G, you can find it here.

Fix Kit Contents:

  • New 1219 mAh Replacement Battery
  • Small Phillips #00 Screwdriver - used for internal and external screws
  • Plastic Opening Tool - safely disconnect cables and pry out the battery
  • Small Suction Cup - lift up the screen to get inside
  • SIM Card Eject Tool - safely remove the SIM card

Note: New lithium ion battery shipping regulations limit the quantity and/or shipping methods for orders containing batteries. Domestic orders of three or more batteries will be shipped via UPS Ground. International shipments are limited to two batteries per order. iFixit Customer Support will contact you if your order needs to be modified after it is placed.

 

Compatibility

iPhone 3GS
16 GB
32 GB
8 GB
 

Repair Stories

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My Problem

I have an old iPhone 3 that I use on wifi to stream music in my garage. It was no longer booting because it wouldn't charge at all.

My Fix

I got the battery and all the tools I needed from iFixit. I didn't realize until I started to take it apart that the case looked like it was bulging. When I opened the . . .

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My Problem

I suspected my battery was going. I went to AT&T. They don't fix. They only sell new. They referred me to Apple. I called Apple. After working my way through the automated telephone system and giving them the serial number of my iPhone, the system told me I needed to Pay $29.95 for a one time . . .

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My Problem

In an attempt to have me join the 21st century, my wife gave me her iphone to use instead of my flipphone as she upgraded to a new one. The battery didn't keep a charge and I hate to throw things away if they can be repaired. Having sort of rescued an ipod Nano that went through the wash with one . . .

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My Problem

I'd been keeping the phone to keep vm's of my Mom (who has passed), phone started flaking (dying), got new battery to give one last try at getting contacts and data (even recording it from 3GS to another device).

My Fix

I got the kit (with all the special tools...which were very handy). I was able to get th . . .

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My Problem

The iPhone 3gs would not power on.

My Fix

The battery clearly needed to be replaced. After replacing the battery, the unit still did not power on. It was drawing power from the battery as the battery became rather warm. This unit probably isn't salvageable. Will save the battery for another iPhone 3gs r . . .

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My Problem

Battery would die in 6 or 7 hours

My Fix

It took me 3 hours to complete. I gave up 3 times and tried to find a place to take it for a new battery. All the repair shops said it was too old, no parts available, just get a newer iPhone.

The hardest part was re-connecting the tiny ribbon cable #3, almost micro . . .

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