Introduction

This will show reader how to dissemble the inside of a HTC Desire. It will teach readers how to replace the internal speaker of the phone.

Insert flat end of spudger into slot on the top of phone to pry off the back plate. Insert flat end of spudger into slot on the top of phone to pry off the back plate.
  • Insert flat end of spudger into slot on the top of phone to pry off the back plate.

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Use flat edge of spudger to lift the bottom right corner of the battery. Lift the battery out of the phone.
  • Use flat edge of spudger to lift the bottom right corner of the battery.

  • Lift the battery out of the phone.

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Remove the lower, two 0.5 mm screws using Torx T5 screwdriver.
  • Remove the lower, two 0.5 mm screws using Torx T5 screwdriver.

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Use spudger to pry vibrator panel off. Use spudger to pry vibrator panel off.
  • Use spudger to pry vibrator panel off.

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Use spudger to remove the vibrator. Use spudger to remove the vibrator.
  • Use spudger to remove the vibrator.

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Take out the upper, two 0.5 mm Torx screws with a Torx T5 bit. Take out the upper, two 0.5 mm Torx screws with a Torx T5 bit.
  • Take out the upper, two 0.5 mm Torx screws with a Torx T5 bit.

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Take the middle 0.3 mm phillips screw out with the phillips J000 tip.
  • Take the middle 0.3 mm phillips screw out with the phillips J000 tip.

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Using the spudger, pry up to remove the battery holder. Using the spudger, pry up to remove the battery holder. Using the spudger, pry up to remove the battery holder.
  • Using the spudger, pry up to remove the battery holder.

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Using the spudger, pry the speaker out of its place. Using the spudger, pry the speaker out of its place. Using the spudger, pry the speaker out of its place.
  • Using the spudger, pry the speaker out of its place.

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With the springs up, place the new speaker into position.
  • With the springs up, place the new speaker into position.

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Conclusion

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

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