Introduction

In this guide, we are going to provide step-by-step instructions that will show how to properly replace the device's touch screen.

Image 1/1:
  • Remove the stand by depressing the tab and rocking the round interface back away from the tab, pulling it away from the Garmin unit.

Add Comment

Image 1/1:
  • Remove the four, 4mm hex screws from the four corners of the unit, using a T5 bit.

Add Comment

Image 1/1: This is the real seam, open it with a plastic opening tool in step 4.
  • Place the unit screen-side down flat, with the bottom facing you. There are two seams, the one on top is artificial.

  • This is the real seam, open it with a plastic opening tool in step 4.

Add Comment

Image 1/1: Repeat this all the way around the seam.
  • Firmly force a plastic spudger into the bottom seam and pry open a section. Use a prying/pushing motion to force the tool into the unit until you feel a click.

  • Repeat this all the way around the seam.

Add Comment

Image 1/3: Image 2/3: Image 3/3:
  • Do not attempt to separate the unit until all the tabs have been separated. Once the seam is completely separated, you can lift the back away from the screen easily.

Add Comment

Image 1/1:
  • Retrieve a new screen and connect the flat-gold wire to the socket from where you removed the old screen.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

Spencer

Member since: 09/26/2016

206 Reputation

2 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 16-5, Eyestone Fall 2016 Member of USF Tampa, Team 16-5, Eyestone Fall 2016

USFT-EYESTONE-F16S16G5

3 Members

5 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 3

Past 7 Days: 8

Past 30 Days: 29

All Time: 180