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Introduction

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

Parts

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

  2. 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.

  3. Gently pull back the small metal frame holding the SIM card into place, and lift open the frame.
    • Gently pull back the small metal frame holding the SIM card into place, and lift open the frame.

  4. Retrieve your SIM card.
    • Retrieve your SIM card.

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

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

    • Set the front cover, as indicated, aside.

  8. 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.)

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

    • Set the screen assembly aside.

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

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

  12. 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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