Game Boy Advance LCD Screen and Front Cover Replacement
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- Author: Aldo Corona
- Time required: 20 - 30 minutes
- Difficulty: Difficult
Use this guide to replace your cracked or broken LCD screen or front case.
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Remove left and right triggers by lifting and pulling them away from the system.
Do the same for side panels
For finicky or jammed triggers only. Adjust and correct triggers and reassemble. Most jammed triggers are caused by buttons misplaced or jammed in its enclosure.
Carefully note the brown colored locking bar that shims the ribbon cable in it's housing so it cannot slip.
Using a nylon stick (or some other ESD safe probe) gently push both sides of the locking bar up.
Now the ribbon cable should move freely. A careful prod using your nylon spudger should be able to free the cable. . Otherwise, check that the locking bar is fully disengaged.