Introduction

This repair guide will instruct the user on the proper technique for removing and replacing a broken keypad for a LG 1010 Cell Phone.

Turn off the cell phone and place face down on a flat surface.
  • Turn off the cell phone and place face down on a flat surface.

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While sliding the gray tab up, lift battery up and away from the cell phone. While sliding the gray tab up, lift battery up and away from the cell phone.
  • While sliding the gray tab up, lift battery up and away from the cell phone.

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Remove battery and set aside. Remove battery and set aside. Remove battery and set aside.
  • Remove battery and set aside.

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While holding cell phone firmly in one hand, unscrew and remove the antenna with the other hand.
  • While holding cell phone firmly in one hand, unscrew and remove the antenna with the other hand.

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Pull the antenna housing (black tube) towards bottom of phone and remove. Pull the antenna housing (black tube) towards bottom of phone and remove.
  • Pull the antenna housing (black tube) towards bottom of phone and remove.

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Unscrew the four screws on the back case using a T6 Torx Screwdriver. Unscrew the four screws on the back case using a T6 Torx Screwdriver.
  • Unscrew the four screws on the back case using a T6 Torx Screwdriver.

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Pull the back cover straight off the phone using your thumb and forefinger. Pull the back cover straight off the phone using your thumb and forefinger.
  • Pull the back cover straight off the phone using your thumb and forefinger.

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Pry off circuit board with a flathead screwdriver.
  • Pry off circuit board with a flathead screwdriver.

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Pull out flexible keypad.
  • Pull out flexible keypad.

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Conclusion

Install new keypad and reassemble following these instructions in reverse order.

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