Introduction

Use this guide to remove the microSD prior to taking apart the rest of the device.

Parts

No parts required.

Insert the plastic opening tool into the top of the Thunderbolt near the power button.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool into the top of the Thunderbolt near the power button.

  • Gently pry up on the rear panel around the edges until it is loose.

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Lift and remove the rear panel.
  • Lift and remove the rear panel.

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Using the plastic opening tool, lift up the battery from the bottom near the kickstand. Remove the battery from the inner frame.
  • Using the plastic opening tool, lift up the battery from the bottom near the kickstand.

  • Remove the battery from the inner frame.

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Use your finger to push the MicroSD card in towards the top of the phone, allowing it to be released from the casing. Use your finger to push the MicroSD card in towards the top of the phone, allowing it to be released from the casing.
  • Use your finger to push the MicroSD card in towards the top of the phone, allowing it to be released from the casing.

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Use tweezers to grab onto the MicroSD card and carefully remove it from the casing.
  • Use tweezers to grab onto the MicroSD card and carefully remove it from the casing.

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Conclusion

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

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