Use the plastic opening tool or your fingernail to pry off the back cover.
  • Use the plastic opening tool or your fingernail to pry off the back cover.

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Use the plastic opening tool or your fingernail to pry off the battery from the top right corner.
  • Use the plastic opening tool or your fingernail to pry off the battery from the top right corner.

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Use a screwdriver to remove each of the four screws. Use a screwdriver to remove each of the four screws.
  • Use a screwdriver to remove each of the four screws.

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Take the plastic opening tool and insert it in the crease between the front screen and the inner back cover. Slide the plastic opening tool along the edge of the phone such that the two covers are pulled apart.
  • Take the plastic opening tool and insert it in the crease between the front screen and the inner back cover.

  • Slide the plastic opening tool along the edge of the phone such that the two covers are pulled apart.

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Insert the plastic opening tool between black pad and the circuit board. Then gently pry off the black pad.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool between black pad and the circuit board. Then gently pry off the black pad.

  • This will make the connections of the charging port more accessible.

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Using a soldering iron and a pair of pliers, melt the four soldering connections around the charging port. Quickly pull off the current charging port while the soldering connections are still soft. Quickly pull off the current charging port while the soldering connections are still soft.
  • Using a soldering iron and a pair of pliers, melt the four soldering connections around the charging port.

  • Quickly pull off the current charging port while the soldering connections are still soft.

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Mount the new charging port so that the four prongs of the charging port line up with the four soldering connections.
  • Mount the new charging port so that the four prongs of the charging port line up with the four soldering connections.

  • Using a soldering iron, solder the connections in place.

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Conclusion

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

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