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  • 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.

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

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Image 1/2: Slide the plastic opening tool along the edge of the phone such that the two covers are pulled apart. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/1: This will make the connections of the charging port more accessible.
  • 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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Image 1/3: Quickly pull off the current charging port while the soldering connections are still soft. Image 2/3: Quickly pull off the current charging port while the soldering connections are still soft. Image 3/3: 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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Image 1/1: Using a soldering iron, solder the connections in place.
  • 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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