A. Use a spudger or a fingernail to disconnect the two lower display connectors by prying them straight up from their sockets on the logic board.
B. Remove the two 1.3 mm Phillips screws securing the bracket over the front panel sensor assembly connector, and the bracket as well.
C. Disconnect the front panel sensor assembly connector from its socket on the logic board.
D. Remove the display assembly. Now, the original home/Touch ID sensor must be transferred to the new display in order for Touch ID to function.
A. Remove the four Y000 screws securing the bracket over the home/Touch ID sensor:
- One 1.1 mm screw
- Three 1.3 mm screws
B. Remove the bracket that secures the home/Touch ID sensor.
C. Pry under the left edge of the home button cable connector to disconnect it from its socket.
D. Be very careful not to damage the cable or connector, or you will permanently disable the sensor.
A. Carefully pry up the underlying connector and move it out of the way of the home/Touch ID cable.
B. Heating the area around the home/Touch ID sensor will help soften the adhesive holding its delicate cable in place, making it easier to remove safely.
C. Use an opening pick to gently separate the adhesive holding the home/Touch ID sensor cable to the back side of the display panel.
D. Remove the home/Touch ID sensor assembly by lifting it through the front side of the display.