Introduction

This replacement guide will walk you through replacing your SIM card. Listed tools are recommended; however, they are not required.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. First locate the two switches located on the lower backside of the phone.
    • First locate the two switches located on the lower backside of the phone.

    • Simultaneously, push the two switches forward causing the back to "pop" off.

    • The back cover should be fully detached from the phone.

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  2. Once the cover has been removed, the battery should be immediately visible.
    • Once the cover has been removed, the battery should be immediately visible.

    • The battery is situated in the top half of the phone.

    • Using either your finger or the spudger/prying tool, remove the battery from the back of the device.

    • Your battery has a specific orientation to it. Make sure the bronze/gold colored leads are aligned with the bronze/gold colored strips on your battery before reassembling.

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    • Once the battery has been removed, locate the SIM card. The SIM card is typically located in the center of the phone, secured by a metal tray.

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    • Once you have located the SIM card, carefully remove it by sliding it upwards out of the metal tray. No tools are needed, just those fancy fingers.

    • Your SIM card has a specific orientation to it when it is replaced. Make sure the bronze/gold colored leads are aligned with the bronze/gold colored strips in the SIM card tray before reassembling.

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Conclusion

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

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