Press down on the battery release button and slide the back cover up with your thumb.
  • Press down on the battery release button and slide the back cover up with your thumb.

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Pry from the top of the battery to pull it out.
  • Pry from the top of the battery to pull it out.

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Slide the metal sim card cover to the unlock position.
  • Slide the metal sim card cover to the unlock position.

  • Remove the sim card.

  • The arrows on the sim card enclosure indicate the lock and unlock positions.

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Remove the two T5 Torx screws circled at the top of the phone.
  • Remove the two T5 Torx screws circled at the top of the phone.

  • The T5 Torx screws may be covered by a white sticker.

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Remove the red cover at the bottom of the phone.
  • Remove the red cover at the bottom of the phone.

  • You may have to work a spudger underneath to release the plastic clips.

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Be careful not to damage the front cover's plastic clips while trying to separate it from the phone. Use a spudger to pry the front cover away from the side panels. Work the spudger around the entire phone until the front cover is free.
  • Be careful not to damage the front cover's plastic clips while trying to separate it from the phone.

  • Use a spudger to pry the front cover away from the side panels.

  • Work the spudger around the entire phone until the front cover is free.

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Remove the keyboard.
  • Remove the keyboard.

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Use a spudger to pry off the plastic ring surrounding the trackball.
  • Use a spudger to pry off the plastic ring surrounding the trackball.

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Remove the trackball from the phone. Remove the trackball from the phone.
  • Remove the trackball from the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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