Introduction

Buttons on your phone sticking or not working? Here's how to replace them!

Pry off the back cover with the blue plastic opening tool.
  • Pry off the back cover with the blue plastic opening tool.

  • Removing the cover may require a bit of force.

Remove thirteen 3.6mm screws using the T5 Torx Screwdriver.
  • Remove thirteen 3.6mm screws using the T5 Torx Screwdriver.

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Once the screws are removed, the mid-frame can be lifted off of the phone.
  • Once the screws are removed, the mid-frame can be lifted off of the phone.

Grasp the button strip with tweezers.
  • Grasp the button strip with tweezers.

  • Pull the buttons upwards gently. The buttons should remove easily.

Use the blue plastic opening tool to disconnect the orange sensor strip.
  • Use the blue plastic opening tool to disconnect the orange sensor strip.

  • Applying too much force may damage the connector.

Grasp the sensor with the tweezers.
  • Grasp the sensor with the tweezers.

  • Pull outwards away from the phone.

  • The sensor is held on by adhesive. You will need to apply some force when removing.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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