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Introduction

Use this guide to proceed with removing both camera lens.

After completing the prerequisite locate the camera, which is near top left corner of device.

  1. Remove the 2 screws along the bottom on either side of the speaker port with the size 2 Pentalobe driver. After screws are removed, dislodge the speaker and charger port cover from device using the tweezers. After screws are removed, dislodge the speaker and charger port cover from device using the tweezers.
    • Remove the 2 screws along the bottom on either side of the speaker port with the size 2 Pentalobe driver.

    • After screws are removed, dislodge the speaker and charger port cover from device using the tweezers.

  2. Remove the top and bottom covers. Start by sliding the pick around the edges of both covers. (If you have the glue adhesive removal tool use that instead of pick, as it creates less damage.) After freeing the edges gentle start peeling the covers off.
    • Remove the top and bottom covers.

    • Start by sliding the pick around the edges of both covers. (If you have the glue adhesive removal tool use that instead of pick, as it creates less damage.)

    • After freeing the edges gentle start peeling the covers off.

  3. Using a Phillips #000, remove all 10 screws found on the back of the phone. The 6 on the bottom are to be removed with a size PH000 Phillips Head screwdriver. The 4 on the top can be removed with the same screwdriver.
    • Using a Phillips #000, remove all 10 screws found on the back of the phone.

    • The 6 on the bottom are to be removed with a size PH000 Phillips Head screwdriver.

    • The 4 on the top can be removed with the same screwdriver.

  4. Completely remove SIM card port from side of phone using the SIM Card Eject Tool. Release the back cover (it may be glued down encasing the phone) using the suction device to lift the back off. Begin inserting the pick sliding it between the back of the phone and the cover to completely remove back cover, if suction does not lift.
    • Completely remove SIM card port from side of phone using the SIM Card Eject Tool.

    • Release the back cover (it may be glued down encasing the phone) using the suction device to lift the back off.

    • Begin inserting the pick sliding it between the back of the phone and the cover to completely remove back cover, if suction does not lift.

  5. Using tweezers, remove the top black encasing of the camera.
    • Using tweezers, remove the top black encasing of the camera.

  6. Using the tweezers unlink the camera gently from the gold wire Using the tweezers unlink the camera gently from the gold wire Using the tweezers unlink the camera gently from the gold wire
    • Using the tweezers unlink the camera gently from the gold wire

  7. Gently lift the back camera from the phone. Be careful not to smudge the lens. At this time, also check for debris.
    • Gently lift the back camera from the phone.

    • Be careful not to smudge the lens. At this time, also check for debris.

  8. Use the spudger to gently lift the motherboard out of the device. After completely removing the back camera and motherboard, now check underneath for debris near front lens. Front lens can now be removed for replacement.
    • Use the spudger to gently lift the motherboard out of the device.

    • After completely removing the back camera and motherboard, now check underneath for debris near front lens.

    • Front lens can now be removed for replacement.

Conclusion

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

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