Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove and install a new LCD screen in your device. Use this guide if your screen is broken or damaged and needs to be replaced.

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  • Remove 2 screws (2.5 mm) on the top of the device using Phillips #0.

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  • Remove 2 screws (2.5 mm) on the bottom of the device using a Phillips #0.

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Image 1/3: When the cover has been lifted off the screen, use your hands to remove it from the device. Image 2/3: The button pad may fall off when the cover is removed. Image 3/3: The button pad may fall off when the cover is removed.
  • Use a spudger to get between the cover and the screen. Carefully lift the cover off of the screen without putting too much pressure on the screen.

  • When the cover has been lifted off the screen, use your hands to remove it from the device.

  • The button pad may fall off when the cover is removed.

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Image 1/3: The screen is still attached underneath with two ribbon cables.  Lift it very carefully. Image 2/3: The screen is still attached underneath with two ribbon cables.  Lift it very carefully. Image 3/3: The screen is still attached underneath with two ribbon cables.  Lift it very carefully.
  • Use a spudger to separate the metal tabs that hold the screen in place on the right side.

  • The screen is still attached underneath with two ribbon cables. Lift it very carefully.

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Image 1/1: Remove the red sticker that covers the ribbon cable connections.
  • Put the screen face down so you can see where the ribbon cables are attached.

  • Remove the red sticker that covers the ribbon cable connections.

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  • Use a plastic opening tool to get underneath the black flap on the larger ribbon cable connection and lift it.

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Image 1/3: Remove the screen from the device. Image 2/3: Remove the screen from the device. Image 3/3: Remove the screen from the device.
  • Use a spudger to slide the two small gray tabs away from the ribbon cable connection.

  • Remove the screen from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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