Introduction

Prerequisite only: This guide will show you how to remove the frame of the Garmin Nuvi 1490T.

Power off your GPS before moving on.
  • Power off your GPS before moving on.

  • Locate the crevice that separates the frame from the body.

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Carefully insert the plastic prying tool into the crevice to separate the frame from the body.
  • Carefully insert the plastic prying tool into the crevice to separate the frame from the body.

  • Applying excessive force can lead to a damaged or scratched display screen.

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  • Slide the plastic prying tool around the perimeter to completely remove the frame.

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  • After removing first frame your GPS should look like this

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  • Remove the four 11.0 mm screws using the Torx T5 screwdriver.

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  • Using the plastic prying tool, dislodge the frame from the body of the device.

  • Using your hands, completely disconnect the frame from the body.

  • Set the pieces of the frame aside.

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Conclusion

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

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