Introduction

Use this guide to replace the motherboard in your Huawei P9 Lite.

Use an opening pick to unclip the rear cover, starting from the bottom corner.
  • Use an opening pick to unclip the rear cover, starting from the bottom corner.

  • Work your way around counterclockwise and carefully pry the plastic tabs open one by one.

What could you use instead of an opening pick??

Alfredo - Reply

Like, could a guitar pick wor? Or anything else?

Alfredo - Reply

A guitar pick will also do.

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There is adhesive underneath the back cover that holds it to the battery and the metal plate at the top.
  • There is adhesive underneath the back cover that holds it to the battery and the metal plate at the top.

    • Be careful with the flex cable at the right hand side.

  • Twist the opening pick to lever the back cover away and loosen it from the adhesive.

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  • When the back cover is freed from the adhesive you can pop it off by hand completely.

Hi! Im so sad! At the begginig of the operation i ve broken the white seal/connector that in one side is connected to the board and the other side is "glued" to the battery. Can someone help me? how can i solve this?? There is no image displayed on the screen. but there is vibration, sound, notifications... can someone help me please???

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  • Remove the nine Phillips #00 screws that secure the metal shield plate.

    • If there are any water indicators on top of the screws remove them to ensure a proper seating for your driver.

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  • Do not remove the shield plate yet, it is attached by a connector and an adhered cable.

  • Use a spudger to disconnect the fingerprint sensor from the motherboard.

  • Peel the NFC antenna cable off of the metal plate.

can we just remove NFC antenna and dont want to install int back?

Mohd Danial Bin Harun - Reply

  • Remove the SIM card tray.

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  • Disconnect the motherboard flex, the battery flex and the antenna cable.

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  • Disconnect the display flex and the power and volume button cable.

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  • Unplug the rear camera and the headphone jack.

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  • Take the camera and the headphone jack out of their recesses.

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  • Use a spudger to lift the motherboard carefully.

  • Remove the motherboard assembly.

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Conclusion

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

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