No need to replace, if its dirty, use some petrol or contact cleaner solution, dip an earbud in it, and use the buds to clean it,
If its loose, open the phone, use a small sharp needle to poke up the contacts ( the earphone jack usually got 4 contacts, or howmany u can see, that realy touches the earphones plug), u can access all of them via openings in the jack,( the jack got small holes in sides( three sides, which are not visible to external world, unless u open the device), via which u can insert small pins to poke the contacts.
Nb. Some contacts are made to touch each other( intended to determine if u had inserted a headphone or not) . Notice you dont damage its position. Also turn on the phone only after the solution u used (if any) completely dries out.
Patience, precession,examinations .... dnt forgot these. U can save a lot of money if u have these, else dont go for it.
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