Introduction

This guide was written to aid with Blackberry Curve screen replacement. Following the steps below should provide relatively simple means of achieving this goal.

Place your Blackberry face down in front of you.
  • Place your Blackberry face down in front of you.

Locate the indent on the bottom of the back cover.
  • Locate the indent on the bottom of the back cover.

  • Use your fingernail to lift and remove the back cover.

From the top, use your fingernail to lift and remove the battery.
  • From the top, use your fingernail to lift and remove the battery.

Use the T6 Torx screwdriver to unscrew the two 5mm screws highlighted.
  • Use the T6 Torx screwdriver to unscrew the two 5mm screws highlighted.

Place the phone face up and use tweezers to securely grip and lift the screen upwards. Place the phone face up and use tweezers to securely grip and lift the screen upwards.
  • Place the phone face up and use tweezers to securely grip and lift the screen upwards.

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Use your prying tool to lift the bottom edge of the front cover.
  • Use your prying tool to lift the bottom edge of the front cover.

Use your nails to unclip sides of frame from the phone.
  • Use your nails to unclip sides of frame from the phone.

Lift and remove frame.
  • Lift and remove frame.

Lift and remove keyboard.
  • Lift and remove keyboard.

Locate and remove the two 5mm screws on top of keyboard base using the T6 Torx screwdriver
  • Locate and remove the two 5mm screws on top of keyboard base using the T6 Torx screwdriver

Carefully pull keyboard base up and away from phone.
  • Carefully pull keyboard base up and away from phone.

  • Disconnect keyboard base from phone completely.

Locate and remove the four 5mm screws on the top and bottom of phone using the T6 Torx screwdriver Locate and remove the four 5mm screws on the top and bottom of phone using the T6 Torx screwdriver Locate and remove the four 5mm screws on the top and bottom of phone using the T6 Torx screwdriver
  • Locate and remove the four 5mm screws on the top and bottom of phone using the T6 Torx screwdriver

Using a prying tool, find the crease below the screen. Insert where shown and use the tool to unclip the two sides of screen from body.
  • Using a prying tool, find the crease below the screen.

  • Insert where shown and use the tool to unclip the two sides of screen from body.

    • Prying tool goes approximately midway between the top and bottom edge of the screen.

From back of the phone, use finger to push the front piece of the phone away from the back piece. From back of the phone, use finger to push the front piece of the phone away from the back piece.
  • From back of the phone, use finger to push the front piece of the phone away from the back piece.

Using a prying tool, detach the ribbon cable from the top left corner of the screen and remove from phone. Using a prying tool, detach the ribbon cable from the top left corner of the screen and remove from phone. Using a prying tool, detach the ribbon cable from the top left corner of the screen and remove from phone.
  • Using a prying tool, detach the ribbon cable from the top left corner of the screen and remove from phone.

Conclusion

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

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