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How to repair iPhone 6s Plus Lightning Connector and Headphone Jack

How to repair iPhone 6s Plus Lightning Connector and Headphone Jack


iPhone 6s Plus Lightning Connector and Headphone
Jack Repair Warning: You are performing this repair at your own
risk We claim no responsibility for any damages
that might occur To perform this DIY repair, you will need
a – Small Phillips Screwdriver (Item # 5-0016,
Available at www.fixez.com) iPhone 5-Point Pentalobe Screwdriver (Item
# 5-0769, Available at www.fixez.com) iSesamo Opening Tool (Item # 5-1451, Available
at www.fixez.com) Suction Cup (Item # 5-0020, Available at www.fixez.com)
Nylon Spudger (Item # 5-0022, Available at www.fixez.com)
Fine Tip Curved Tweezers (Item # 5-1370, Available at www.fixez.com) Power down your iPhone 6s Plus. Remove the two bottom Pentalobe screws located
next to the lightning connector. Place a suction cup near the home button and
pull the display assembly away from the rear case. Use the iSesamo opening tool to help
carefully separate the display assembly from the rear case. The display assembly is still connected to
the iPhone by several cables, so don’t try to remove it entirely just yet. Remove the following 5 Phillips screws securing
the metal cover to the motherboard. Now use the fine tip curved tweezers to disconnect
the LCD, digitizer and front camera and proximity sensor cables. Remove the following 3 Phillips screws securing
the protective metal bracket in place. With the metal bracket removed, disconnect
the Taptic Engine from the motherboard. Remove the following 2 Phillips screws that
secure the Taptic Engine to the rear case. With the fine tip curved tweezers remove the
iPhone 6s Plus Taptic Engine. Remove the following 2 Phillips screws that secure the protective metal bracket in place. Detach the Lightning Connector Assembly from the motherboard. Remove the following 6 Phillips screws securing the iPhone 6s Plus loudspeaker to the rear case. With the loudspeaker set aside, remove the following 5 Phillips screws that secure the Lightning Connector and Headphone Jack in place. With assistance from the spudger, remove the Lightning Connector and Headphone Jack Assembly from the iPhone 6s Plus.

5 thoughts on “How to repair iPhone 6s Plus Lightning Connector and Headphone Jack”

  1. Hi,
    I just completed the repair, and everything is working, except the left headphone is now distorting and crackling.
    Do you have any idea what may be causing this?
    Thanks for a great breakdown.

  2. If your iPhone 6s Plus isn't charging and your headphones aren't working, you've come to the right place. This guide is easy to follow and will show you step by step how to safely replace your Lightning Connector & Headphone Jack.

  3. i am so glad you did this video, it helped me loads. just the way you explained everything made it really easy.
    thank you

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