Parts

This guide will replace the battery for an LG Optimus V.
  • This guide will replace the battery for an LG Optimus V.

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Turn the LG Optimus V over so that the back cover is facing upward.
  • Turn the LG Optimus V over so that the back cover is facing upward.

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  • Locate the opening right above the camera.

  • Use your plastic spudger to detach the back cover.

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  • The battery is indicated by the rectangular marker in the photo. Gently remove the battery with your spudger.

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  • This silver casing has 6 screws holding it on. Take your screw driver and unscrew all of them.

  • Now take your prying tool and use it to remove the silver casing. This will reveal more parts of the phone.

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  • This big black thing is the antenna. You will need to remove this to get access to the camera area.

  • Use your prying tools to remove each area holding the parts together

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  • Now you have access to the parts and can start replacing and repairing.

  • The area circled in red is the camera

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  • Use your prying to first remove the small black and yellow peice that reads Y3114C

  • After that part has been lifted, you can procede to prying off the camera.

  • Now just put your new one back on and connect the black and yellow piece

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  • This part circled in red is the antenna

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  • Solder off the antenna and solder on the new one. The antenna is now replaced.

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Conclusion

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

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