Introduction

If your screen is unresponsive, flickering, blank, or has dead pixels, replacing your screen may solve the problem.

Image 1/1: Heat and use an iOpener to soften the screen adhesive.
  • Turn off the device.

  • Heat and use an iOpener to soften the screen adhesive.

  • Wedge an opening tool around the seam of the device to remove the screen.

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Image 1/1: Be careful to not pull too hard on the ribbon cable behind the display when lifting the screen off of the device.
  • Slowly pull the screen off the device with your hands.

  • Be careful to not pull too hard on the ribbon cable behind the display when lifting the screen off of the device.

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  • Using a screwdriver, remove the two black 3.5 mm T5 screws holding the bracket in place.

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  • Use tweezers to remove the bracket that holds the display connector in place.

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  • Use a spudger to remove the connector from the device, and remove the screen completely.

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Conclusion

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

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