Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Use your nail or a spudger to pry up the back cover of the device.
  • Use your nail or a spudger to pry up the back cover of the device.

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Slide your finger around the rest of the back cover, lifting it completely off of the device.
  • Slide your finger around the rest of the back cover, lifting it completely off of the device.

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Remove all ten of the screws on the inside cover using the screwdriver with a PH00 Phillips head.
  • Remove all ten of the screws on the inside cover using the screwdriver with a PH00 Phillips head.

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Pry up the inside cover the same way as in the first step.
  • Pry up the inside cover the same way as in the first step.

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Lift up on the small black tab at the connection point to unlock the flex ribbon cable  using the tweezers.
  • Lift up on the small black tab at the connection point to unlock the flex ribbon cable using the tweezers.

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Remove the front facing camera with tweezers.
  • Remove the front facing camera with tweezers.

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Carefully pry up the gray metal piece on the end of the flex ribbon cable using tweezers.
  • Carefully pry up the gray metal piece on the end of the flex ribbon cable using tweezers.

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Remove the back facing camera with the tweezers.
  • Remove the back facing camera with the tweezers.

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Carefully remove the battery connector from the system board using the tweezers.
  • Carefully remove the battery connector from the system board using the tweezers.

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Lift up on the small black tab to unlock the LCD screen flex ribbon cable using the tweezers.
  • Lift up on the small black tab to unlock the LCD screen flex ribbon cable using the tweezers.

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Carefully remove the LCD screen flex ribbon cable from the system board using the tweezers.
  • Carefully remove the LCD screen flex ribbon cable from the system board using the tweezers.

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Carefully remove the USB flex ribbon cable from the connection point on the system board using the tweezers.
  • Carefully remove the USB flex ribbon cable from the connection point on the system board using the tweezers.

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Remove the two Phillips using the screwdriver with a PH00 Phillips head.
  • Remove the two Phillips using the screwdriver with a PH00 Phillips head.

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Remove the motherboard from the device.
  • Remove the motherboard from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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