Reasons You Should Leave Your iPad Screen Repair to the Professionals

17 May 2022
 Categories: , Blog

Your iPad provides your kids with hours of entertainment and allows you to spend hours shopping, watching your favourite television shows or reconnecting with old friends through social media. Unfortunately, while iPads are built to last, the screens can be broken, which can make it harder to enjoy your gadget. However, before you run out to buy a new tablet, in many cases it is possible to have the screen repaired. Here are a few of the many reasons why you should leave this repair to a professional.

You Will Void the Warranty

Your iPad is covered by a limited warranty for the first few months after you purchase the product. You can also purchase a separate policy from Apple or your cellphone provider if the iPad is part of your plan. These service plans are there is provide you with a more cost-effective option when your iPad becomes damaged. However, if you decide to take off the screen and replace it yourself, you will void the warranty.

This means that if the screen repair is not effective and you try to receive a warranty repair on the screen or any other part of the iPad, you will no longer be protected by the warranty coverage. The technicians that work on your iPad will be able to tell you performed the repair yourself, which is why you should always leave the fix to the professionals.

You Can Cause Even More Damage

The price of a replacement screen is not very expensive, and, in many cases, the kit comes with the tools necessary to perform the repair. The process seems very straightforward and once you are finished, you are once again ready to enjoy our iPad. Unfortunately, when you go to power on the tablet, you quickly find that the touchscreen isn't working or worse, the iPad won't turn on at all.

Unfortunately, when you perform the repair yourself, there are several things that can go wrong which can cause even more damage to the tablet. For example, if you don't perform the repair in a sterile environment, dirt and dust can get inside the iPad when the screen is off.

Additionally, most of the third-party replacement parts available are of lesser quality, which means that chances are, your iPad will not work at all, once the repair is complete. Instead, leave the replacement to the professionals to ensure the repair is done with quality parts the first time.

Replacing your iPad screen on your own is not advisable and should always be left to the iPad screen repair professionals.