Quick Answer: Will Apple Fix A Phone That’S Been Tampered With?

Will Apple fix my phone if it’s been opened?

As long as they opened it and didn’t damage anything or replace anything or strip the screws, Apple will be unable to tell that you had it opened by a third party.

Apple also does not repair water damaged phones.

They replace them under the out-of-warranty program..

Will Apple replace a third party screen?

Aside from lowering the price of screen replacements, Apple has also lifted its policy against third party screen repairs. The policy used to state that an iPhone’s warranty is void whenever the device had a third party display. Apple would then will not perform any repair or warranty the device.

Is it illegal to repair Apple products?

The fear is not unfounded. Critics point to companies who tell customers that their warranties will be void if they use third-party parts or services; despite the practice being illegal under the 1975 Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.

Will Apple know I replaced my screen?

Apple has never been friendly to user repairs, but the company has opened a new front in its efforts to convince customers to only pay Apple to fix their own devices.

Can I trade in an iPhone with a replaced screen?

If your device is no longer working, it is not eligible for trade in. However, Apple can assist in recycling the device responsibly at no cost for you. The likely covers a broken screen or a damaged back pane of glass, but what if you’ve repaired the iPhone?

How long does an iPhone screen repair take?

one hourAssuming you can make a timely Genius Bar appointment, it takes Apple about an one hour to replace your screen.

Can Apple tell if you dropped your phone?

Unless there’s some visible damage or malfunction there’s no way to tell and probably even if you took it to Apple they couldn’t tell any more than you can. … Unless there’s some visible damage or malfunction there’s no way to tell and probably even if you took it to Apple they couldn’t tell any more than you can.

What does it mean when Apple sends a replacement product?

Answer: A: you’re getting a replacement in the mail. Apple doesn’t normally replace a malfunctioning one with a new one, but rather with a refurbished one.

Will Apple repair a refurbished phone?

Yes they will. You would pay the 269.00 out of warranty fee and get a refurbished one.

How long does it take to get a replacement phone from Apple?

Takes usually less than 5 business days from start to finish to get your replacement. Things happen, call AppleCare, give them your Repair ID number and see if they can tell you what the delay was for. thank you, just got off the phone with applecare and he was the response.

When Apple sends a replacement product is it new?

If it was in warranty it should be new. As per the warranty terms or out of warranty terms, your replacement phone “can” be a refurbished unit, which will be indistinguishable from new. Most replacement units are refurbished. You might want to read the warranty terms, as nothing could be further from the truth.