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How do I replace the frame where hinges and screen meet?

Basically the frame where the hinges attached to the screen just broke completely, just from stress I guess. It managed to stretch the rubber and crack the plexi glass on top of the LCD.

What piece do I need to fix it? The LCD screen replacement is the closest, but I'm not sure what parts I really need. Here are the pictures of the break...

http://imgur.com/Rp4qncu,27XwOaT

http://imgur.com/Rp4qncu,27XwOaT#1

I took out the screws but the pieces literally separate if not for the rubber holding them together.

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There's a replace Hinge or backcover? for that. Looks like you'll have to locate the parts elsewhere. Purchase the proper tools (every job goes easier when you use the correct tools).

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Do you know what the actual name of the piece is though? It's not the full display since i have a perfectly good LCD, cam, airport etc. I'm just not sure what the frame is called or if there is a specific part number to research.

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