Hold down the power button
  • Hold down the power button

Use plastic opening tool to pry off the back cover of the phone. Use plastic opening tool to pry off the back cover of the phone. Use plastic opening tool to pry off the back cover of the phone.
  • Use plastic opening tool to pry off the back cover of the phone.

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Remove the warning sticker that covers the battery plug and connecting cord. Look for the widest gap on either side of the battery. Using the plastic opening tool carefully lift battery out. The battery is held down with adhesive. Be careful not to damage battery or connecting cord.
  • Remove the warning sticker that covers the battery plug and connecting cord.

  • Look for the widest gap on either side of the battery. Using the plastic opening tool carefully lift battery out.

  • The battery is held down with adhesive. Be careful not to damage battery or connecting cord.

  • Disconnect battery connecting cord using tweezers.

Use T5 Torx screwdriver to remove 14 screws from internal back plate. Use of magnetic pad will help with keeping track of screws.
  • Use T5 Torx screwdriver to remove 14 screws from internal back plate.

  • Use of magnetic pad will help with keeping track of screws.

  • Once screws are out, remove the plate.

Use tweezers to remove motor from housing, pulling the plug downward away from the phone. Use tweezers to unplug the device from the circuit board.
  • Use tweezers to remove motor from housing, pulling the plug downward away from the phone.

  • Use tweezers to unplug the device from the circuit board.

Conclusion

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

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