Installing Garmin GPS V Front Plate
Better coordination with markups and the color/type of bullets will help make this guide more clear!
An awesome member of our community made this guide. It is not managed by iFixit staff.
This guide will explain how to replace the front plate of the Garmin GPS V.
- Author: Connor
- Time required: 45 minutes
- Difficulty: Moderate
Embed this guide
With the HTML code below, you can embed this guide as a small widget on your website.
CAUTION: With the spudger, gently pry the back plate off the unit starting at the corners.
As you open the unit, locate the 8-pin white connector on the logic board and disconnect it. The antenna side of the device should act like a hinge as you open it.
Open the device all the way, making sure to not disconnect the brown antenna wire.
Orient the front plate of the device so the display board is facing up.
With the spudger, gently work your way around the display assembly.
NOTE: The display assembly is composed of three parts and is glued to the case. Be careful to not separate it when prying it out.
Pry the display free of the front plate.
Page 1 of 2