These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
The step-by-step guides for installing major components of this phone are available above, or in the Troubleshooting page.
To find simple ways to fix problems with this phone, visit the Troubleshooting page. This page will help resolve any problems without requiring you to disassemble the phone.
Identification and Background
The LG VX5500 is a compact flip phone sold through Verizon Wireless. It differs only cosmetically from it's predecessor the VX5400.
The phone is constructed of dark grey plastic, with a black panel on the outside of the front shell. It is equipped with a VGA camera located on the top middle of the device, when it is folded. The VX5500 also features two color screens.
The device was released October 31st, 2008. It is typically labeled with the model number 'VX5500', which can be seen by removing the battery.