1. Remove the battery cover by grabbing the notch under the bottom speakers and lifting.
    • Remove the battery cover by grabbing the notch under the bottom speakers and lifting.

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  2. Remove the SIM card and the Media SD card by pushing on them.
    • Remove the SIM card and the Media SD card by pushing on them.

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    • Locate and unscrew all 10 T5 screws around the back cover

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    • Use Plastic opening tools to separate the LCD from the Main body

    • Do NOT remove the screen yet, it is attached with a very fragile ribbon to the main board.

    • Start on the same side of the Audio Jack

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    • Use a plastic tool to carefully switch up the LCD ribbon holder

    • Detach the LCD from the main board

    • When installing the new LCD, make sure the ribbon is inserted to the white line.

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    • You can now detach the LCD Panel from the main frame.

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    • With a plastic tool, untie the system board by detaching the ribbons attached to it

    • The battery ribbon is on the bottom right

    • Be gentle when detaching these Ribbons as they are very easy to tear and damage.

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    • Be gentle as any other system board ribbons, they are very easy to damage

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    • Power Button /Audio Jack

    • Flash

    • Rear Facing Camera

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    • Once all Ribbons untied, gently wiggle the system board out of the frame

    • Do not pull hard as there might be a ribbon on the way

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Conclusion

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

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