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My speaker is death but phone still sync/charge fine. I bought the whole dock assembly off ebay but the connector # 7 sux big time it won't connect to the...
07-25-2011, 05:05 PM #1iphone 3GS:how the dock flex cable connected to the speaker housing?
My speaker is death but phone still sync/charge fine. I bought the whole dock assembly off ebay but the connector # 7 sux big time it won't connect to the logic board. I want to swap the old dock flex cable in to the new speaker housing but I don't know how they are connected. Any help will be appreciated
07-25-2011, 11:34 PM #2
go google iphone dock connector assembly, ifixit has a really good tutorial video and text, i have a problem with pin 4 though :/ i just did the dock connection today.
07-26-2011, 04:01 PM #3
I searched everywhere and the instruction was to replace the whole dock connector assembly which I know how to do. I want to replace the flex cable on the dock assembly only.
07-26-2011, 07:06 PM #4
Theirs a sticky in these forums, i heard its hard, i would just replace the whole dock assembly, much easier and its pretty cheap :/ looks like no one else is gonna help you ive realized thjeirs not a lot of posts here >.<
07-27-2011, 09:28 AM #5
Yes I got the whole dock assembly off ebay but the connector # 7 on it do not want to latch to the logic board. Anyway, I found the solution. The flex for connector # 7 is not part of the dock connector flex and it was glued on the back of the speaker housing so I just peel it off and transfer to the new dock assembly. Problem solved