For those who want to repair their iPhones on their own without having to visit an Apple retail store or service provider, Apple now has a dedicated self-service repair program that provides the repair manuals, parts, and tools needed to fix iPhones. the screen, the battery, bottom speaker, camera, screen, SIM tray and Taptic Engine.
Repairs are available for the 2022 iPhone SE, iPhone 12 models, and iPhone 13 models at this time, and are limited to the iPhone components listed above. Apple has plans to expand to additional repairs and additional devices in the future, but for now, it can only perform a limited number of repairs on the latest iPhones.
Before any repair can be completed, you should read the manual to see what is involved, and manuals are also available if you want to attempt a repair yourself without Apple components.
To get a repair manual, you just need to visit Apple’s self-service repair website. From there, click the “Apple Repair Manuals” link under “Support.” You can also click below to go directly to the manual you are looking for. Please note that all links are to PDF files on Apple’s site.
Each repair manual explains how the repair process works and explains the parts that are available for purchase. Repair manuals include details on how to set up a repair, the steps involved, and what to do if something goes wrong.
Many Apple repairs require a tool kit that is priced at $49 and weighs 70 pounds, so major repairs like changing a battery or replacing a screen are quite a hassle compared to visiting an Apple retail store .
After downloading and reviewing a repair manual, those who want to continue using Apple tools and equipment can start an order on Apple’s self-service repair website.