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  • This guide is to replace a battery for an LG Optimus V.

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  • Turn over the LG Optimus V so that the screen is facing downward.

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  • Locate the crease right above the camera. Then, use your removal tool to detach the back cover.

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  • The battery will be the grey rectangular object sitting in the center of the backside. Take out the battery with your hand. Now replace it with your new baterry. Afterwards, reinsert the back cover and you will be good to go.

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  • When placing the new battery, orient the battery in the same way as the one taken out was oriented. That way, the battery fits perfectly.

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Image 1/2: Now take your prying tool and use it to remove the silver casing. This will reveal more parts of the phone. Image 2/2: Now take your prying tool and use it to remove the silver casing. This will reveal more parts of the phone.
  • 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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Image 1/3: Use your prying tools to remove each area holding the parts together Image 2/3: Use your prying tools to remove each area holding the parts together Image 3/3: Use your prying tools to remove each area holding the parts together
  • 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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Image 1/1: The area circled in red is the camera
  • 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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Image 1/2: After that part has been lifted, you can procede to prying off the camera. Image 2/2: Now just put your new one back on and connect the black and yellow piece
  • 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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