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Replacing the iPad mini backlight filter is a very straightforward job with the right tools. If you don’t have the right tools, get them. If you don’t want to get the right tools, send it in for repair. But whatever you do, DON’T DO THIS!

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Comments

iPad Rehab says:

Buy an iPad Mini backlight filter with same day shipping from NYC! https://store.rossmanngroup.com/index.php/a7-ipad-backlight-filter-10-pcs.html

ATLHooligan says:

24 minutes to replace one component LOL

Neal Jones says:

I even have an oscilloscope how would I or could I get into something like this?I have all kinds of equipment

Neal Jones says:

I would love to get into having a repair shop for apple ipads etcc…

Neal Jones says:

I have an ipad 2 that might have the fuse blown I have a hot air station but I have no schematics so no idea as to what size fuse to replace with etc
I unplugged the lcd with out disconnecting battery and killed the back light.I have nothing to go on otherwise I would fix it myself.I have a hot air station microscope. no hot tweezers .I have not assembled the new digitizer
.I have digital and anolog multimeters and I know how to test diodes or most diodes

thomas alvarez says:

Hi I have two problems no backlight an no image
The fuse where damaged, I made the jumper but no image and no backlight but tension yes

anaz basheer says:

My ipad mini 4 back light not working solutions

Eltoni Juve says:

complimenti sei grandisima becato che non capisco inglese,,posso sapere come si chiama quel tool con due pinzete che fai le saldature ciaooo sei meravigliosaaaa

Patrik Floding says:

Nice video! It does get a little confusing because I think you use the terms "open" and "closed" in opposite to the conventional way? Also, you seem to give a resistance for the forward biasing of the diode, where you would want to measure the voltage drop, using the multimeter's diode measuring function. (Which may or may not work depending on surrounding circuitry.)

geordan slawson says:

i have a ipad 4 the digitizer is not moving i put a new digitizer on but no look so i put another digitizer on that i no is working but no look can you get back to me and let me no what is wrong thanks

Keven Bacon says:

Keven Bacon2 days agoterrible video! Hard to follow her chopped up sentence's.Read more Show less Reply     1                  Edit Delete                   View all 2 replies         Comment reported        Hide replies                 iPad Rehab7 hours agoHighlighted replysuck on some of my leaded ballsRead more Show less Reply     1                  Report spam or abuse                   Keven Bacon18 minutes agoconsider your self reported!

Keven Bacon says:

terrible video! Hard to follow her chopped up sentence's.

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