Introduction

Replace the screen on your Acer Iconia B1-710.

  1. Open back cover by prying casing off.
    • Open back cover by prying casing off.

    • Careful to not pull pieces apart aggressively. There is a wire that could break.

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  2. Locate the battery
    • Locate the battery

    • Unplug the battery from the motherboard

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    • Take the battery out

    • The battery is lightly glued in, so there may be some difficulty getting it out.

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    • Unscrew all five 3 mm #000 Phillips screws.

    • Keep the screws in a safe place.

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    • Unplug the LCD ribbon.

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    • Unplug the orange ribbon.

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    • Unplug the white wire from the motherboard.

    • Unplug the black wire from the motherboard.

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    • Pull the motherboard off of the tablet.

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    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue holding the LCD display in place.

    • Patience is key. It will take a few minutes to melt the glue.

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    • Peel the LCD display.

    • This piece is fragile and needs to be peeled with care.

    • Parts may be hot.

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    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue from the thin metal frame.

    • This piece is metal and will become hot during this process.

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    • Peel off the thin metal frame.

    • Be careful not to bend the frame as it is very thin.

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    • Use a blow dryer to melt the glue between the metal frame and the screen.

    • The frame will get hot.

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    • Peel the frame from the screen.

    • Be careful when peeling the screen or it may sustain further damage.

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Conclusion

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

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