Originally Posted by Venus
There's two parts of a iPod screen; The digitizer glass and the actual LCD. I have replaced one once, I won't lie it's a mega pain. Whatever your case I'd definitely but a new digitizer even if this isn't defective as you're always going to break it getting it off.
Yes they are a pain to replace. My sister had to replace her battery in her old iPhone 3GS and it was so hard, Having problems with connectors not working and then white screens and the camera wouldn't work but she fixed it somehow.