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iPod Touch 5th Generation LCD Shield Plate Replacement

Remove the metal shield plate separating the LCD from the internal components in your iPod Touch 5th Generation.

Use this guide to remove the metal shield plate and gain access to the iPod's internal components.

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Stap 1 LCD Shield Plate  ¶ 

Gently fold the display over away from the rest of the iPod, taking care not to disconnect or break any of the ribbon cables. Set the two halves flat on a table or bench. If your iPod has a black home button assembly rather than the orange one shown here, you can skip this step. The button is not attached to the LCD plate and does not need to be removed to complete the repair.

Stap 1 LCD Shield Plate  ¶ 

  • Gently fold the display over away from the rest of the iPod, taking care not to disconnect or break any of the ribbon cables. Set the two halves flat on a table or bench.

  • If your iPod has a black home button assembly rather than the orange one shown here, you can skip this step. The button is not attached to the LCD plate and does not need to be removed to complete the repair.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the home button switch up from the LCD plate.

  • It may be necessary to use a heat gun or hair dryer to soften the adhesive on the back of the home button. Always use a low heat setting.

  • Do not attempt to remove the home button switch, as it is connected to components below the LCD plate.

Stap 2  ¶ 

Remove the following screws securing the LCD plate to the rear case:

Stap 2  ¶ 

  • Remove the following screws securing the LCD plate to the rear case:

  • Two 1.2 mm #000 Phillips screws

  • Nine 1.6 mm #000 Phillips screws

  • One 2.3 mm #000 Phillips screw

Stap 3  ¶ 

Lift up and remove the LCD plate from the iPod. Lift up and remove the LCD plate from the iPod.

Stap 3  ¶ 

  • Lift up and remove the LCD plate from the iPod.