Introduction

Documentation of disassembly of the entire phone.

Start with gathering tools needed
  • Start with gathering tools needed

Start with the back of the phone (the battery and cover has already been taken out.)
  • Start with the back of the phone (the battery and cover has already been taken out.)

Place finger to take out the sim card. Then take out sim card. Place finger to take out the sim card. Then take out sim card.
  • Place finger to take out the sim card. Then take out sim card.

Locate Screws
  • Locate Screws

Unscrew the six screws. Unscrew the six screws.
  • Unscrew the six screws.

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With tweezers, pry around the sides to expose the circuitry.
  • With tweezers, pry around the sides to expose the circuitry.

Remove the back part of the phone to expose the layers inside.
  • Remove the back part of the phone to expose the layers inside.

Remove small parts from the sides. Remove small parts from the sides.
  • Remove small parts from the sides.

Remove the layer connected with the keypad.
  • Remove the layer connected with the keypad.

Release the keypad from the phone frame.
  • Release the keypad from the phone frame.

With a prying tool, start opening the front face of the phone. With a prying tool, start opening the front face of the phone.
  • With a prying tool, start opening the front face of the phone.

Remove the front cover, exposing the layers inside.
  • Remove the front cover, exposing the layers inside.

Pry open the glued layer.
  • Pry open the glued layer.

Remove all loose part, and should result in the components shown in the picture.
  • Remove all loose part, and should result in the components shown in the picture.

Conclusion

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

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