Introduction

Here is how you replace the keypad if a button is missing.

If a button doesn't work, refer to Logic Board Repair Guide.

Hold the phone in one hand, slide latch, and pull to remove the battery. Hold the phone in one hand, slide latch, and pull to remove the battery.
  • Hold the phone in one hand, slide latch, and pull to remove the battery.

Add Comment

Grasp antenna at its base and unscrew. Remove the antenna along with its plastic casing from inside the battery housing. Keep the antenna in the plastic casing for reassembly. Remove the antenna along with its plastic casing from inside the battery housing. Keep the antenna in the plastic casing for reassembly.
  • Grasp antenna at its base and unscrew.

  • Remove the antenna along with its plastic casing from inside the battery housing. Keep the antenna in the plastic casing for reassembly.

Add Comment

Remove small rubber insert from top of phone to access the top screw. Warning: Screws are very small and may be difficult to see while unscrewing. Unscrew all five (5) screws on the back of cell phone.
  • Remove small rubber insert from top of phone to access the top screw.

  • Warning: Screws are very small and may be difficult to see while unscrewing.

  • Unscrew all five (5) screws on the back of cell phone.

  • If screws do not remove after fully unthreading, gently invert and tap phone in hand until the screws come loose.

Add Comment

Wedge back plate away from cell phone using the leverage from the plastic spudger. The volume control button on the left side of the phone will be loose. Make sure to carefully reinsert during reassembly. Detach logic board from LCD screen connector by gently detaching the small copper plate on the top right of the logic board. (shown circled in blue and detached)
  • Wedge back plate away from cell phone using the leverage from the plastic spudger.

  • The volume control button on the left side of the phone will be loose. Make sure to carefully reinsert during reassembly.

  • Detach logic board from LCD screen connector by gently detaching the small copper plate on the top right of the logic board. (shown circled in blue and detached)

Add Comment

Pop the logic board out from the front of the cell phone. Before reassembly, be sure keypad is lined up with logic board. Before reassembly, be sure camera lens is properly aligned at the top of the logic board and volume controls are in place.
  • Pop the logic board out from the front of the cell phone.

  • Before reassembly, be sure keypad is lined up with logic board.

  • Before reassembly, be sure camera lens is properly aligned at the top of the logic board and volume controls are in place.

Add Comment

Peel away keypad from faceplate.
  • Peel away keypad from faceplate.

Add Comment

Finish Line

One other person completed this guide.

Aaron Shaw

Member since: 04/15/2010

150 Reputation

7 Guides authored

Team

Cal Poly, Team 28-31, Regan Spring 2010 Member of Cal Poly, Team 28-31, Regan Spring 2010

CPSU-REGAN-S10S28G31

4 Members

7 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 0

All Time: 1,759