hmm well it has a label on it with RF Isolation
Here's a picture of it (attached)
It's located on this trim piece: Microsoft Surface Pro 3 1631 Front Facing Web Camera + Antenna X898337-001 Trim | eBay
The front part of that trim can be seen on this pic from ifixit's breakdown guide...
Thanks for the reply.
So without it the (sensitive) components are more likely to get damaged from unwanted radio frequencies?
Darn, I was hoping not to have to spend more money on this repair. But maybe ~$210 total for getting this SPro3 back up and running isn't too bad.
I replaced the screen on mine just yesterday. I bought new screen off of ebay for $160.
It was frustrating but I just ended up just chipping the screen around the perimeter and it comes apart. Just need to watch out at the top because of the trim that contains the front-facing camera and...
I recently received my brother's old Surface Pro 3 because his screen had become cracked and unusable. He did not want to attempt a replacement so I told him I would take it.
Well I bought a new screen from ebay and replaced the screen - The disassembly didn't go so smoothly I ended...