Introduction

This guide will provide instructions on how to replace the power button.

Turn the phone off by holding down the power button located on the top of the phone.
  • Turn the phone off by holding down the power button located on the top of the phone.

Add Comment

Find the small indentation at the bottom right of the phone and pry open the back case of the phone using your fingernail or small plastic opening tool. Gently remove the back case completely from the phone. Gently remove the back case completely from the phone.
  • Find the small indentation at the bottom right of the phone and pry open the back case of the phone using your fingernail or small plastic opening tool.

  • Gently remove the back case completely from the phone.

Add Comment

Insert a fingernail or the small plastic opening tool into the recess in the bottom center of the battery and lift upward. Remove the battery from the phone. When replacing the battery, align the copper ports on the top right of the battery with the corresponding ports in the battery cavity.
  • Insert a fingernail or the small plastic opening tool into the recess in the bottom center of the battery and lift upward.

  • Remove the battery from the phone.

  • When replacing the battery, align the copper ports on the top right of the battery with the corresponding ports in the battery cavity.

Add Comment

With the phone lying face down, remove the nine 3 mm Phillips # 00 screws from the midframe. Gently run a plastic opening tool down along the left and right sides of the phone to separate the black midframe assembly from the silver display casing. Carefully remove the midframe assembly from the display casing by pulling up and away from the phone.
  • With the phone lying face down, remove the nine 3 mm Phillips # 00 screws from the midframe.

  • Gently run a plastic opening tool down along the left and right sides of the phone to separate the black midframe assembly from the silver display casing.

  • Carefully remove the midframe assembly from the display casing by pulling up and away from the phone.

Add Comment

Locate the silver power button at the top of the phone. Use the precision tweezers to slide the power button out of the groove. When replacing the power button align the flat side of the button to the silver edge of the display with the rounded edge facing the black frame.
  • Locate the silver power button at the top of the phone.

  • Use the precision tweezers to slide the power button out of the groove.

  • When replacing the power button align the flat side of the button to the silver edge of the display with the rounded edge facing the black frame.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

Nicole

Member since: 10/08/2014

211 Reputation

2 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 9-4, Leahy Fall 2014 Member of USF Tampa, Team 9-4, Leahy Fall 2014

USFT-LEAHY-F14S9G4

3 Members

5 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 3

All Time: 391