Home button fell off
Repair went well
Make sure home button ribbon is not missing spring
My home button on my iPhone 5 completely broke off. I was unable to use the device after.
The repair went smoothly. It's truly amazing what can be accomplished when you have the right tools for the job. "ifixit" provided everything I needed to get the home button replaced and I did it in the comfort . . .
home button fell off the iPhone
It took about an hour and the phone is now like new.
Be very careful with the 5 extremely small screws.
It might be simpler to not unscrew the 3 screws on the bottom part and not to separate the top part of the iPhone from the bottom. The top part could be placed face . . .
I started having issues with iphone5. When I pressed power/ lock button it took the screen shot and then hung up. It also restarted automatically after that. Initially I thought it was something to do with software so I reset phone completely and reinstalled from backup, but issue still existed. I f . . .
The home button wouldn't recognize a press unless I used a lot of force. I was afraid I would break it even beyond repair if I didn't fix it.
The repair went really well - I timed myself, and the whole thing took around 33 mins. The home button now works great, and requires very little effort to pres . . .
The screen on my iphone 5 had gone dead. Except for the home-button-bracket (which was in perfect condition), I decided it would be better to effect a complete replacement of the entire screen assembly. While I was at it, I figured it also would be a good idea to replace the battery.
The repair its . . .
Problem was that my home button was working periodically and the display started to get some lines in it.
The video was very helpful. The only issue I ran into was when pulling up the display, I did not get the plastic tool deep enough in the case so I pulled off the glass vs. the entire display. G . . .