Introduction

Does your case have a crack? Want to clean out some dust or dirt trapped underneath the screen? This guide will help you take the front cover off.

Remove the 3mm Phillips #00 screw on the back of the Insignia NS-4v17.
  • Remove the 3mm Phillips #00 screw on the back of the Insignia NS-4v17.

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Detach the back cover by carefully pulling up and out on the back plastic casing.
  • Detach the back cover by carefully pulling up and out on the back plastic casing.

  • Do not pull apart the red wire connecting the battery to the device.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to reach underneath the battery, opposite from the side with the red wire, and remove it from its plastic case.

  • Be careful to not tear the wires while opening the case.

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  • Reach under the white plastic wire connector using the plastic opening tool and disconnect it from the socket.

  • Do not disconnect wires from plastic connector.

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  • Remove the four corner plastic covers on the back of the device using the plastic opening tool.

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  • Using a Philips #00 screwdriver remove all four 4.5mm corner screws located underneath the corner pads.

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  • Carefully wedge the plastic opening tool into either long side of the device.

  • Slowly move the plastic opening tool along the side of the device, separating the front and back case covers.

  • Repeat these steps on the other side of the device.

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  • Once the front cover is loose, use your fingers to remove the front case cover for a new installation.

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Conclusion

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

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