Game Boy Screen Replacement
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How to install a new Game Boy screen. Note - you will need to know how to solder to carry out this game boy repair.
- Author: Andrew Tramposch
- Time estimate: 30 minutes - 1 hour
- Difficulty: Very difficult
How to install a replacement Game Boy black and white LCD screen.
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Gently separate the device's front outer casing from the back outer casing after you remove the screws.
Pull the front side of the outer plastic casing down to expose the ribbon cable connector. Be careful not to damage the ribbon.
Grip the ribbon connector with your thumb and forefinger. Pull gently until the connector, not the ribbon itself, comes out of its socket.
Separate the front and back casings.
Flip the circuit board over revealing the device screen.
Remove the two screws connecting the screen and the circuit board.