Common Repair issues and solutions for the Apple iPod Touch.
Issue: Cracked front glass panel.
Solution: On the iPod Touch the
The glass panel is glued into a mid-frame. The Gen 1 iPod Touch has a
metal frame and the Gen 2 and Gen 3 iPod Touch has a plastic frame.
You can repair this issue by replacing the Digitizer and front glass or
the Complete Digitizer and front glass assembly which makes the repair
process much easier.
Issue: Cracked, Broken or defective LCD Screen. ie Dark spots, white screen, dim screen, etc
Solution: Most LCD Screen issue
can be remedied by replacing the LCD Screen itself but in cases of
water damage the issue may be caused by the main logic board.
Issue: Defective Home Button.
Solution: On the Gen 1 Touch
the home button electronics are attached to the Main Logic Board.
Sometimes there can be an alignment issue that can be fixed without
parts. On the Gen 2 and 3 the home button is between the front glass
and the frame which makes the replacement much more difficult.