Introduction

Internal components of a cell phone device are protected by a plastic frame (i.e. motherboard, keyboard, screen, etc.)

Flip the phone over to have the rear cover facing up.
  • Flip the phone over to have the rear cover facing up.

    • The camera lens should be towards the top of the phone.

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Slide the cover up, towards the top of phone, to unlock the battery cover. Lift the cover off phone and remove it.
  • Slide the cover up, towards the top of phone, to unlock the battery cover.

  • Lift the cover off phone and remove it.

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Use your finger to push the top of the battery downwards and lift the battery out of the phone. Use your finger to push the top of the battery downwards and lift the battery out of the phone. Use your finger to push the top of the battery downwards and lift the battery out of the phone.
  • Use your finger to push the top of the battery downwards and lift the battery out of the phone.

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Remove the six Torx #5 screws that are securing the rear frame. Remove the six Torx #5 screws that are securing the rear frame. Remove the six Torx #5 screws that are securing the rear frame.
  • Remove the six Torx #5 screws that are securing the rear frame.

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Pry the frame open, releasing the eight plastic tabs around the edge of the frame, using the plastic opening tool. A plastic card can be used instead of the plastic opening tool. A plastic card can be used instead of the plastic opening tool.
  • Pry the frame open, releasing the eight plastic tabs around the edge of the frame, using the plastic opening tool.

    • A plastic card can be used instead of the plastic opening tool.

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Conclusion

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

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