Introduction

If the rear speaker on your Blackberry 7520 is broken, look here to install a new one.

  1. Turn the phone upside down.
    • Turn the phone upside down.

    • Push down on the black button on the back of the phone to slide the rear panel off.

    • The battery should be visible now.

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  2. Hold the BlackBerry in one hand face-up with the screen facing towards you.
    • Hold the BlackBerry in one hand face-up with the screen facing towards you.

    • Gently smack the phone against your hand to dislodge the battery.

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    • Use a T6 Torx screwdriver to remove the six screws located on the rear of the phone.

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    • Use a pick or plastic iPod opening tool to push the clips, that are holding the rear casing. Apply a firm pressure at a forty-five degree angle to dislodge the clips.

    • Applying too much pressure could break the plastic clips and permanently damage the casing, so be careful.

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    • Repeat the process of unlatching the clips for the top section of the Blackberry.

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    • Do not try to pull the two pieces apart. You may tear the antenna cable. Instead, fold the two pieces open to avoid stress on the cable.

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    • Separating the two halves allows you to access the speaker. Which is located in the front half of the case.

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    • Insert a plastic opening tool between the speaker and the case. Then pry the speaker out.

    • To reinsert the speaker, align the blue notch to the blue stud. Then the red notch to the red stud. As shown in the last picture.

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Conclusion

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

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