iPhone 6s Display Assembly Repair

iPhone 6s Display Assembly (LCD and Digitizer/Front Panel) Repair Guide

Recommended Tools: 

Small Phillips Screwdriver
iPhone 5-Point Pentalobe Screwdriver
iSesamo Opening Tool
Suction Cup
Fine Tip Curved Tweezers

Step 1

Power down your iPhone 6s smartphone.

Step 2 

Remove the two bottom 3.4 mm Pentalobe screws located next to the lightning connector.

Step 3 

Place a suction cup near the home button and pull the iPhone 6s display assembly away from the rear case. Use the iSesamo opening tool to slice through the adhesive and help carefully separate the display assembly from the rear case.

Take your time and apply firm, constant force. The display assembly is a much tighter fit than most devices and is held down with adhesive.

The display assembly is still connected to the iPhone by several cables, so don’t try to remove it entirely just yet.

Step 4 

Remove the following 4 Phillips screws securing the metal bracket to the motherboard.

Now use the fine tip curved tweezers to remove the metal bracket and disconnect the iPhone 6s LCD, digitizer and front camera and proximity sensor cables.

Step 5

Remove the following 3 Phillips screws securing the home button metal bracket in place.

Disconnect and peel the home button ribbon cable away from the display assembly.

Remove the home button assembly.

Step 6

Remove the following 3 Phillips screws securing the earpiece speaker bracket to the display assembly.

Remove the iPhone 6s earpiece speaker.

Step 7 

Gently pry the iPhone 6s front camera and proximity sensor ribbon cable away from the display assembly.

Step 8

Remove the 7 Phillips screws that secure the LCD shield plate to the iPhone 6s display assembly.

Peel up the adhesive securing the LCD shield plate to the display assembly.


To reassemble your device, follow the steps in reverse order.