1. AnxiousTuber's Avatar
    Ok so here's my story. I have a nexus 4 and one day I dropped it and the touchscreen didn't work so I tried replacing the digitizer but I broke the lcd while doing it and now my question is, when I applied heat on the digitizer to melt the glue, did I also damage the motherboard? The lcd now looks like this: Is my motherboard broken?-pic_0320.jpg
    01-26-2015 10:17 PM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    It's possible the board is damaged. The downside to self repairs is anything can go wrong: over or under heating, damaging connectors, ribbons and wires, etc.

    Can you get an entire screen assembly instead?
    01-26-2015 11:03 PM
  3. Rukbat's Avatar
    I wouldn't worry so much about damaging the motherboard as damaging the LCD screen (which can create all sorts of problems).
    spagman likes this.
    04-19-2016 06:08 PM
  4. spagman's Avatar
    I agree with Rukbat... The motherboard can take a lot more heat for a longer period of time compared to the LCD.
    04-19-2016 08:56 PM

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