Introduction

You will disassemble the phone in order to take the battery out and replace it.

Parts

Slide the bottom back cover off of the phone. Slide the bottom back cover off of the phone.
  • Slide the bottom back cover off of the phone.

Locate the four screws on the plastic cover and unscrew them.
  • Locate the four screws on the plastic cover and unscrew them.

Pry the sticker off from the sides. You can use a metal spudger to do this.
  • Pry the sticker off from the sides.

  • You can use a metal spudger to do this.

  • Peel the sticker off with your hands.

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Remove the plastic cover using your hands.
  • Remove the plastic cover using your hands.

Remove the yellow ribbon.
  • Remove the yellow ribbon.

Lift up the blue flaps underneath the battery. Lift up the black flap at the top of the phone. Lift up the black flap at the bottom of the phone.
  • Lift up the blue flaps underneath the battery.

  • Lift up the black flap at the top of the phone.

  • Lift up the black flap at the bottom of the phone.

Remove all 4 screws. Carefully remove the motherboard with your hands.
  • Remove all 4 screws.

  • Carefully remove the motherboard with your hands.

Pry the back plastic casing off with your hands. Pry the back plastic casing off with your hands. Pry the back plastic casing off with your hands.
  • Pry the back plastic casing off with your hands.

Remove the screws. Use a metal spudger to remove the battery. Use a metal spudger to remove the battery.
  • Remove the screws.

  • Use a metal spudger to remove the battery.

Conclusion

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

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