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iPhone XS Max Disassembly and back housing replacement

iPhone XS Max Disassembly and back housing replacement

Hello everyone, today I show you how to disassemble iPhone XS Max for replace back cover. To disassemble the iPhone XS Max you need
the following tools: Screwdriver set
Tweezers Opening plastic tool
Plastic mediator Suction cup for removing display
In the description of this video, I left links to the necessary tools and parts for replacement. Before disassembling, turn off the iPhone
and remove the sim card tray. Unscrew two screws near the lightning port. Display glued around perimeter of iPhone and
we need to heat the surface of iPhone for open it. Apply the suction cup to the bottom edge of
the display and pull up on the ring. Next, push the plastic mediator between the
display and iPhone case. From this position, evenly and slowly, open
the display around the perimeter of iPhone. The iPhone case opens like a book; the display
opens to the right side. Next, using a Tri-Wing screwdriver, unscrew
the 4 screws and remove the metal panel. Disconnect the battery cable from the mainboard. Unscrew the 3 screws and remove the second
metal panel. Disconnect 2 cables of the display and the sensor panel cable from the mainboard. Now you can remove the display. Using Tri-Wing screwdriver unscrew 6 screws
and remove antenna module. Unscrew 3 more screws, using Phillips PH00
screwdriver. Using flat screwdriver, unscrew 2 screws. Disconnect the cable located under the metal
bracket. Now we can remove Taptic Engine and speaker
from iPhone case. Slowly pull one adhesive tape away from the
battery. In the same order repeat with the other three
adhesive tapes. If one of adhesive tape is torn – using a
hair dryer, heat the rear case, directly over the battery. Next, use a plastic card to break up any remaining
adhesive behind the battery. Remove the battery. Disconnect two cables of the Face ID from
logic board. Using hairdryer, heat the backside of the
iPhone case where locate cables of Face ID. Separate the cable from
the iPhone case. Now you can replace the Face ID module. Unscrew 2 screws and remove metal panel from
camera module. Disconnect 2 cables of camera from mainboard
and remove rear camera from iPhone case. Disconnect 4 cables from mainboard. Using flat screwdriver, unscrew the one screw
what securing metal bracket. Next, unscrew 3 more screws. Disconnect last 2 cables from mainboard and
remove mainboard from iPhone case. Set mainboard and fasten 3 screws. Connect the cables to the mainboard of the iPhone. Set metal bracket and fasten screw. Install camera module and connect cables to
the mainboard. Set metal panel and fasten 2 screws. Set Face ID module and connect two cables to the mainboard. On new battery, apply the adhesive tape and
install the battery in housing of iPhone. The battery should be glue to the metal surface
of the iPhone case. Connect the cable and install the Taptic Engine
and speaker in iPhone case. Set the metal bracket between Taptic Engine
and speaker. Connect the cable and fasten screw. Screw another similar screw to the speaker. Install the antenna module and fasten 5 screws. Fasten the one screw on metal bracket. Fasten one screw on speaker and two screws
on Taptic Engine. Now you can install the display and test how
phone works before final assembly with gluing the iPhone case. Connect 3 cables from the display module and
only after that connect the battery cable to the mainboard. Turn on the iPhone and install the sim card. Let’s test how everything works, and if
it works well, let’s go to the final assembly with gluing the iPhone case. Remove the old adhesive tape from the iPhone
case. After, using medicine alcohol wipe the surface
of iPhone case and display module. Now, take new adhesive tape and apply to the
case. With this tape, you save waterproof resistance
of the iPhone. I left link where you can buy this adhesive
tape in description. You can install the display without adhesive
tape, but you will lose waterproof resistance. Connect 3 cables from the display to mainboard. Set metal panel and fasten 3 screws. After, connect battery cable to the mainboard. Set metal panel and fasten 4 screws. Now, close the iPhone case … and press down
the display around the perimeter. Fasten the two screws near the lightning port. Now you can turn on the iPhone and use it.

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