Introduction

Volume and power buttons ribbon cable replacement

  1. Remove the back cover.
    • Remove the back cover.

  2. Remove the battery.
    • Remove the battery.

  3. with the help of a Phillips screwdriver remove the nine side screws, one is under the adhesive that must be removed
    • with the help of a Phillips screwdriver remove the nine side screws, one is under the adhesive that must be removed

    • Remove the 10th screw, it is shorter in the middle near the Sim card slot

  4. With the help of a thin tool, pry laterally on the joints and remove the central body With the help of a thin tool, pry laterally on the joints and remove the central body
    • With the help of a thin tool, pry laterally on the joints and remove the central body

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  6. Disconnect the display connector.
    • Disconnect the display connector.

  7. Disconnect the light sensor connector.
    • Disconnect the light sensor connector.

  8. Disconnect the touch screen connector.
    • Disconnect the touch screen connector.

  9. Pry out the connector between the two boards
    • Pry out the connector between the two boards

  10. With a thin tool, help us to unhook the motherboard from the joints With a thin tool, help us to unhook the motherboard from the joints With a thin tool, help us to unhook the motherboard from the joints
    • With a thin tool, help us to unhook the motherboard from the joints

  11. Remove the motherboard
    • Remove the motherboard

  12. With the help of a heat source, remove the audio and power button ribbon cable With the help of a heat source, remove the audio and power button ribbon cable With the help of a heat source, remove the audio and power button ribbon cable
    • With the help of a heat source, remove the audio and power button ribbon cable

  13. Replace with the new component
    • Replace with the new component

Conclusion

To reassemble your device follow these instructions in reverse order.

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