BlackBerry Curve 8520 LCD Screen Replacement

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Replace the screen of your BlackBerry Curve 8520.

  • Author: Matt
  • Time estimate: 10 minutes
  • Difficulty: Moderate

Use this guide to replace the screen of the BlackBerry Curve 8520.

Edit Step 1 Back Panel  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Pry the rear cover up from the phone.

Edit Step 1 Back Panel  ¶ 

  • Insert a plastic opening tool into the small notch on the rear cover of the phone.

  • Pry the rear cover up from the phone.

Edit Step 2 Battery  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Gently apply pressure on the top of the battery to trigger the spring release

Edit Step 2 Battery  ¶ 

  • Locate the slit between the top of the battery and the casing

  • Gently apply pressure on the top of the battery to trigger the spring release

Edit Step 3 Keyboard Cover  ¶ 

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Edit Step 3 Keyboard Cover  ¶ 

  • Remove the two Torx T6 screws to the left and right of the battery.

Edit Step 4  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Starting from one side, use a plastic opening tool to pry up the screen cover.

Edit Step 4  ¶ 

  • Using hairdryer or heat gun, warm the front panel to soften the adhesive beneath.

  • Starting from one side, use a plastic opening tool to pry up the screen cover.

    • Work carefully to avoid bending the screen cover.

  • Once one side is loose, gently peel up the entire cover.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Slide the tool along the length of the seam, applying moderate force with the plastic opening tool.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

  • Insert the plastic opening tool in the seam along the side of the device.

  • Slide the tool along the length of the seam, applying moderate force with the plastic opening tool.

  • Carefully remove the faceplate.

1 Edit Step 6  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Using tweezers, remove the keyboard buttons from the phone.

1 Edit Step 6  ¶ 

  • Remove four T6 Torx screws from the front of the phone.

  • Using tweezers, remove the keyboard buttons from the phone.

Edit Step 7 Motherboard  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Remove the four T6 Torx screws from the corners of the keyboard.

Edit Step 7 Motherboard  ¶ 

  • Remove the two T6 Torx screws securing the small plastic bracket at the bottom of the phone.

  • Remove the four T6 Torx screws from the corners of the keyboard.

Edit Step 8  ¶ 

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Edit Step 8  ¶ 

  • Using a plastic opening tool, gently pry the motherboard assembly from the device's frame.

Conclusion

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

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