Repair guide : Headphone Jack + Lightning connector + Microphone iPhone 6S

Level : Hard Time : 70 min Author : Louis O.
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This guide is for replacing the dock connector on the iPhone 6S.
Symptoms : phone does not charge, defective microphone or headphone jack
Some advice before you start
Repair - Repair guide: Headphone Jack + Lightning connector  + Microphone iPhone 6S
Guide format : Pdf Integrate

Step 1

Before disassembling the dock connector/jack plug/microphone of your iPhone 6S, you have to securely turn it off.

Maintain the power button on the top for a few seconds.

Then slide to the right to "power off" button in red.

Your iPhone 6S is now turned off.

Step 2

With a pentalobe screw driver, remove the two screws circled in red on the picture.

Those screws are on both side of the lightning connector of the phone.

Those two screws maintain the bottom part of the screen on the iPhone's frame.

Step 3

Then put the iSclack on the iPhone 6S.

The suction cups have to be near the home button (at the bottom) as shown on pictures 1 and 2.

Make sure the suction cups are perfectly attached to the iPhone and then close the handle of the iSlack to separate the suction cups, pulling the front panel up from the rear case.

A black seal on both sides of the phone and another white one at the top and bottom hold the display assembly to the rear panel.

Step 4

Then lift the display assembly to a 90° angle.

Step 5

With a cruciform screwdriver, remove the two screws circled in red.

Those screws secure the battery connectors and dock connector bracket.

Step 6

Grab the dock connector bracket and remove it with tweezers.

Step 7

Then disconnect the battery with a nylon spudger.

Step 8

Remove the four cruciform screws circled in red that secure the screen connectors bracket.

Step 9

Grab and remove that bracket.

Step 10

Then with the nylon spudger, disconnect the home button/force touch cable and then the front camera/proximity/light sensor/secondary microphone cable.

Step 11

Then disconnect the screen cable.

Step 12

The screen of your iPhone 6S is now disassembled.

Step 13

Disconnect the dock connector cable with the nylon spudger.

Disconnect the GSM antenna cable.

Step 14

Use the cruciform screwdriver and remove the 5 screws that secure the external speaker.

Step 15

Use the nylon spudger and push left the GSM antenna.

Step 16

Using the nylon spudger, peel off the external speaker and remove it.

Step 17

The speaker of your iPhone 6S is now disassembled.

Step 18

Remove the two screws circled in red that secure the vibrator.

Step 19

Grasp the vibrator with tweezers and remove it.

Step 20

Use the cruciform screwdriver and remove the 8 screws that secure the dock connector.

Step 21

Grab the microphone bracket and remove it.

Step 22

For 20 seconds, heat up the dock connector cable.

This will melt the glue that secure the cable to the connector.

Step 23

With the nylon spudger, gently peel off the dock connector top part connector.

Step 24

Grasp and remove the dock connector.

Step 25

The dock connector of your iPhone 6S is now disassembled.

You can replace with a new one if needed.

To reassemble your iPhone 6S follow this guide in reverse order.

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