Introduction

This guide will show you how to pry open the screen and replace the front-facing camera.

Secure the suction cup to the center of the screen. Using a plastic opening tool, pry along the edges of the display while pulling upwards with the suction cup.
  • Secure the suction cup to the center of the screen.

  • Using a plastic opening tool, pry along the edges of the display while pulling upwards with the suction cup.

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Use the Spudger  to disconnect the ribbon cable to the upper camera by prying the connector away from the board.
  • Use the Spudger to disconnect the ribbon cable to the upper camera by prying the connector away from the board.

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Use ESD safe tweezers to pry the camera away from the motherboard starting at the side opposite the ribbon cable.
  • Use ESD safe tweezers to pry the camera away from the motherboard starting at the side opposite the ribbon cable.

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Conclusion

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

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