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  1. Garmin Vivoactive HR Display Replacement, Display: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Apply the Heated iOpener to the display for 30 seconds to soften the adhesive..

  2. Garmin Vivoactive HR Display Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Insert a spudger between the display and watch body.

    • Pry upwards and work the spudger around the perimeter of the display to free it from the body.

    • The display is still attached with ribbon cables so don't remove completely.

  3. Garmin Vivoactive HR Display Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 1
    • Lift the touchscreen to expose ribbon cables that connect it to the main circuit board.

  4. Garmin Vivoactive HR Display Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 Garmin Vivoactive HR Display Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Use the flat end of a spudger to disconnect the display cable press connectors from the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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18 Comments

Hello,

thanks for this. Where can i buy the new screen?

Bowland Olan - Reply

Nice guide! Thanks. But I can’t find any parts to repair my watch

Christoph Freydank - Reply

Yeah, where can we get the parts from? Also how hard is it to change the battery? Thanks for your help :)

Rick - Reply

What type of glue i use to connect the display an the body?

culibrkboj - Reply

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