Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the screen on your LG Optimus V phone.

This guide is to replace a battery for an LG Optimus V. This guide is to replace a battery for an LG Optimus V.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. 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. 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.
  • 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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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.
  • 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 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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Now you have access to the parts and can start replacing and repairing.
  • 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.
  • 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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Once the antenna is removed, unscrew the two screws located on both sides of the charging port.
  • Once the antenna is removed, unscrew the two screws located on both sides of the charging port.

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Use your prying tool to lift up the connectors on either side of the logic board. Use your prying tool to lift up the connectors on either side of the logic board.
  • Use your prying tool to lift up the connectors on either side of the logic board.

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Remove the motherboard and place it to the side.
  • Remove the motherboard and place it to the side.

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Use the prying tool to unattach the screen from the plastic casing of the phone.
  • Use the prying tool to unattach the screen from the plastic casing of the phone.

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Replace the screw attached to the back of the screen. Once it is off, use the prying tool on the screw to pull off the screen. Add your new screen where the old one was and the screen is fixed. Replace the screw attached to the back of the screen. Once it is off, use the prying tool on the screw to pull off the screen. Add your new screen where the old one was and the screen is fixed.
  • Replace the screw attached to the back of the screen. Once it is off, use the prying tool on the screw to pull off the screen. Add your new screen where the old one was and the screen is fixed.

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Conclusion

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

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