These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
Background and Identification
The LG VX8550 shares many of the same general features and style cues of the original VX8500. The phone has a sleek, "chocolate bar" shape, and. To access the number pad, you push up on the bottom of the phone,sliding it open and revealing the hidden pad. The VX8550 has improved touch controls, such as a mechanical selection wheel (as opposed to the touch sensitive control pad) which differentiate it from the original VX8500.
The phone comes with 72 MB of internal storage space, but a microSD card can be used to allow for more music storage.
The User Manual can be found in the following website:
To see a video on how to disassemble the phone: