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 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 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 7 not turning on repair

We recently received an iphone 7 that would not turn on. We plugged it in to charge and got no response from the phone. We then cleaned out the charging port which made no difference. We then cracked it open and connected up to our DC power supply, it turned on and seemed to work … Continue reading iphone 7 not turning on repair

Macbook pro 2010 backlight repair

This week we received a macbook pro 15” 2010 from a regular customer of ours. It was sent in for a backlight repair after water damage. Our customer has already cleaned the board but this has not resolved the issue. When we received the device firstly we make sure that it boots and shows a … Continue reading Macbook pro 2010 backlight repair

iPad 5 DIY screen repair gone wrong

We have spent some time over the last week working on an ipad 5 that someone attempted to replace the screen on themselves. Unfortunately this repair was with us about a week to get it back to its full glory. It was brought in as after replacing the screen it would not power on. We … Continue reading iPad 5 DIY screen repair gone wrong

Iphone 7 audio IC

There is a very common fault in the iPhone 7 family called audio disease or audio ic failure. This issue usually starts with a phone taking a very long time to boot (sometimes 5 minutes) and intermittent problems with hearing people and people hearing you on the phone. As the fault develops further the speaker … Continue reading Iphone 7 audio IC

iPad Air 1 half backlight repair

Recently we had an iPad Air 1 in with backlight problems after a regular customer had replaced someones digitizer. This is a very common fault if the LCD is disconnected whilst the screen is on, and is usually caused by a blown filter. We see this fault, amongst other backlight issues on idevices on a … Continue reading iPad Air 1 half backlight repair