Introduction

A guide on how to solder --> How To Solder and Desolder Connections

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Use a spudger to pry open the case of your device to reveal the inside. Use a spudger to pry open the case of your device to reveal the inside.
    • Use a spudger to pry open the case of your device to reveal the inside.

  2. Disconnect the LCD cable from the motherboard by pressing together the two sides of the clamp to separate the device into two. Disconnect the LCD cable from the motherboard by pressing together the two sides of the clamp to separate the device into two.
    • Disconnect the LCD cable from the motherboard by pressing together the two sides of the clamp to separate the device into two.

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  4. Remove the screws holding down the motherboard. Remove the plastic power and volume buttons. remove the two side grips of the device. You can now remove the motherboard, speaker, and battery as one from the device. Remove the screws holding down the motherboard. Remove the plastic power and volume buttons. remove the two side grips of the device. You can now remove the motherboard, speaker, and battery as one from the device.
    • Remove the screws holding down the motherboard. Remove the plastic power and volume buttons. remove the two side grips of the device. You can now remove the motherboard, speaker, and battery as one from the device.

  5. Unsolder the gray, black, and red wires from the motherboard to release the battery.
    • Unsolder the gray, black, and red wires from the motherboard to release the battery.

Conclusion

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

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