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Thread: iPhone 4 WiFi greyed out!
02-25-2014, 08:16 AM #1
iPhone 4 WiFi greyed out!
Hey I recently bought my iphone 4 on ebay, knowing that the wifi doesn't work. But i wanted to try to repair it myself, the question is what should i do. I open the phone and the water indicator is red near the logic board is but thats the only spot. The other indicators is white, so im asking should i replace the wifi antenna and hope that solves it or do i have to go to the logic board? If its the logic board then i might leave at is, everything works except wifi, the wifi repair looks pretty simple from ifixit. Thanks
03-11-2014, 08:22 AM #2
Usually when the wifi is greyed out this is a board level issue. Usually the wifi chip is bad. I have performed a reflow on this and gotten it to work. But I suggest taking it to a repair shop for that. But if you have the proper tools and the patience give it a go!
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03-11-2014, 08:56 AM #3
03-11-2014, 10:11 AM #4
Your welcome man. And good luck to you
05-08-2014, 12:31 AM #5
Mine occasionally does this, very annoying. I fix mine with a hair dryer.