DIY Phone Repair: What NOT to Do

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broken screen repairWhen your phone breaks, it may be easy to think about trying to fix it yourself. Unfortunately, many people’s DIY repairs end up doing more harm than good. There are many tutorials and videos on the Internet that show how you can repair your phone. What they don’t tell you is that repairing your phone yourself with no experience can lead to disaster.

Do Not Mess with Inner Components

It can be tempting to open up your phone to look at what is wrong with it. Taking apart your phone without the right tools can result in permanent and irreversible damage to your phone. You may dirty the inside of your phone or expose it to moisture, and it may be impossible to put it back together.

Broken Screen? Don’t DIY

A broken iPhone screen is made of glass. Trying to disassemble your broken screen can lead to injury if you aren’t careful. Replacement glass is also very temperamental. Without a professional touch, you risk breaking your replacement glass before you even get it on your phone.

Don’t Be Tricked

There are scams online by shady people claiming to be able to repair your phone on the cheap. Instead of repairing your phone, they disappear with your smartphone and sell it for parts online. If someone is offering to repair your phone at a price too good to be true, it probably is. Stick to reputable companies that have a store location that you can visit if problems arise.

If you have questions about phone repair, call the experts at Zagg Phone Repair. We have the knowledge, experience, and skills necessary to repair your phone quickly and correctly.


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