Introduction

This guide show you how to access the phone's microphone, the component that receives sound when making a call.

Parts

No parts required.

Make sure your phone is turned off.
  • Make sure your phone is turned off.

Press the button on the back of the phone and slide the back panel off.
  • Press the button on the back of the phone and slide the back panel off.

  • Remove the battery by pulling it from the phone.

Note the small metal frame that  hold the SIM card into place.
  • Note the small metal frame that hold the SIM card into place.

  • Gently pull back the tab and lift open the frame.

Retrieve your SIM card.
  • Retrieve your SIM card.

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Press the black tabs to release the front cover from the phone.
  • Press the black tabs to release the front cover from the phone.

Remove the front cover from the phone.
  • Remove the front cover from the phone.

  • Set the front cover, as indicated, aside.

Remove the screws as they are indicated in the order of the colors of the rainbow. (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple.)
  • Remove the screws as they are indicated in the order of the colors of the rainbow. (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple.)

Remove the screen assembly from the phone base.
  • Remove the screen assembly from the phone base.

  • Set the screen assembly aside.

Note the location of the microphone.
  • Note the location of the microphone.

Use tweezers to remove the microphone from the phone's base.
  • Use tweezers to remove the microphone from the phone's base.

The microphone is now removed.
  • The microphone is now removed.

Conclusion

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

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