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iPhone 7 Plus no power water damage repair

We had an iphone 7 plus in recently after our customer had cleaned the phone after water damage and the phone would still not turn on. The water damage was minor and had only affected the top of the board. Upon inspection we had a 5 amp short on VDD main. We checked over the … Continue reading iPhone 7 Plus no power water damage repair

iphone 7 water damage repair

Last month we received an iphone 7 in the post from another shop after they had cleaned the motherboard for water damage. The board did not look very corroded, just a few spots but nothing major.   We plugged it into our power supply which showed us that there was a short on the VCC … Continue reading iphone 7 water damage repair

iPhone 7 audio ic repair, with a twist!

Recently we had an iPhone 7 in from a regular that had the classic audio IC symptoms of C12 pad damage. The phone would take a few minutes to boot, hung on the apple logo with home button vibrations, once booted it was very slow and we could not record voice memos. We also couldn't … Continue reading iPhone 7 audio ic repair, with a twist!

iPhone SE restarting and battery jumps

This week we received an iphone SE that had battery issues after a screen replacement. The battery percentage would jump up and down and the phone would randomly turn off. This was a common issue on the 5s series, usually caused by components by the battery connector being knocked off or damaged during repair. This … Continue reading iPhone SE restarting and battery jumps

iPhone 6 tristar 1v8 line repair

We recently received an iphone 6 that was not charging. A new charging port and battery had already been fitted by another shop and not solved the issue. We connected new ones and still the phone would not charge. We disassembled the phone and removed the shield over tristar expecting it to be a standard … Continue reading iPhone 6 tristar 1v8 line repair

iPhone 6S Error 9 repair

A couple of weeks ago we received an iphone 6s in for no power. The phone was clean and did not appear to have been opened before. We plugged it into our charger through the ammeter and the phone pulled the expected current. We plugged it into the PC and it connected to itunes in … Continue reading iPhone 6S Error 9 repair

iPhone 7 plus no power repair of trinity IC

We received an iphone 7 plus recently for no power. Our customer told us that when they connected a new battery the motherboard would smoke. When we received the device we plugged it into our power supply and just as the client said we saw smoke coming from M2800 the trinity IC, often called the … Continue reading iPhone 7 plus no power repair of trinity IC

iPhone 6S no power water damage repair

We had an iphone 6s in from a new customer that was reported for not turning on. We plugged it in to charge through our usb ammeter but had no response at all from our charger. When we first opened the device we could clearly see that it had had the shields removed and had … Continue reading iPhone 6S no power water damage repair

iPhone 6 Plus Touch Disease

The most common issue seen on the iPhone 6 Plus and sometimes the iPhone 6 is touch disease. This fault is caused by flexion of the logic board which breaks connections under the touch IC. The most common symptoms of this fault are: Unresponsive touch screen. Grey bars at the top of the screen. Touch … Continue reading iPhone 6 Plus Touch Disease

Macbook Air backlight water damage repair

We received a macbook air in from a new customer who had attempted a diy repair after spilling a glass of wine on it. The customer knew about electronics so decided to attempt to repair it themselves. They had let the wine dry out and cleaned the motherboard with pcb cleaner. After cleaning the macbook … Continue reading Macbook Air backlight water damage repair