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Introduction

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

  1. Remove back cover
    • Remove back cover

  2. Remove battery
    • Remove battery

  3. 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

  4. 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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  6. Unhook the display connector
    • Unhook the display connector

  7. Unclip the touchscreen connector
    • Unclip the touchscreen connector

  8. Unclip the brightness sensor connector
    • Unclip the brightness sensor connector

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

  10. 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

  11. Remove motherboard
    • Remove motherboard

  12. 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

Conclusion

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

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