Introduction

Follow this repair guide if you have problems with the brightness sensor in your device

Remove back cover
  • Remove back cover

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Remove battery
  • Remove battery

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With the help of a Phillips screwdriver, remove the 9 side screws, one is located under the adhesive
  • With the help of a Phillips screwdriver, remove the 9 side screws, one is located under the adhesive

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With the help of a thin tool, pry up the side joints to remove the central body With the help of a thin tool, pry up the side joints to remove the central body
  • With the help of a thin tool, pry up the side joints to remove the central body

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Unhook the display connector
  • Unhook the display connector

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Unclip the touchscreen connector
  • Unclip the touchscreen connector

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Unclip the brightness sensor connector
  • Unclip the brightness sensor connector

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Unhook the connector that connects the motherboard to the dock
  • Unhook the connector that connects the motherboard to the dock

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With the help of a thin tool, uncouple the mother board interlocked on the plastic hooks With the help of a thin tool, uncouple the mother board interlocked on the plastic hooks With the help of a thin tool, uncouple the mother board interlocked on the plastic hooks
  • With the help of a thin tool, uncouple the mother board interlocked on the plastic hooks

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Remove motherboard
  • Remove motherboard

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With the help of a heat source of the tweezers remove proximity and brightness sensor by replacing it with a new one
  • With the help of a heat source of the tweezers remove proximity and brightness sensor by replacing it with a new one

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Conclusion

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

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