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  1. Turn the device upside down. Using your finger, slide the silver cover release button towards the top of the device.
    • Turn the device upside down.

    • Using your finger, slide the silver cover release button towards the top of the device.

    • Lift and remove the back cover.

  2. Using your fingernails, lift the sides of the battery.
    • Using your fingernails, lift the sides of the battery.

    • Remove the battery.

  3. Orient the device so the screen is facing the ground.
    • Orient the device so the screen is facing the ground.

    • Using your finger, gently lift the top of the SIM card.

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  5. Gently pull out the SIM card.
    • Gently pull out the SIM card.

    • The card will break in half if you apply too much force when pulling out the card.

  6. Using a T6 Torx Screwdriver, remove the four torx screws located on the bottom half of the device.
    • Using a T6 Torx Screwdriver, remove the four torx screws located on the bottom half of the device.

  7. Orient the device so that the screen is facing you.
    • Orient the device so that the screen is facing you.

    • Using a spudger, remove the ear piece cover.

  8. Using a T6 Torx Screwdriver, remove the two torx screws located in the top corners of the device.
    • Using a T6 Torx Screwdriver, remove the two torx screws located in the top corners of the device.

  9. Remove the back chassis by gently pulling the chassis back and forth.
    • Remove the back chassis by gently pulling the chassis back and forth.

    • The headphone jack can break if the chassis is pulled too forcefully.

Conclusion

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

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