Introduction

Steps to replace the LG VX8550 speaker

  1. Slide the battery release up.
    • Slide the battery release up.

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  2. Remove the battery by lifting away from the case.
    • Remove the battery by lifting away from the case.

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    • Remove the 2 screw covers next to the rear speaker with a Push Pin.

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    • Remove the 4 cover screws with a Philips #00 screwdriver.

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    • Use the iPod opening tool to pry off the back casing.

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    • Continue sliding the iPod opening tool around the seam of the casing to separate the front and back casings.

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    • Separate the casing halves.

    • Be sure to keep track of the side buttons as they fall out.

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    • With the back casing removed the speaker is visible.

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    • Lift up under top end of circuit board with the Spludger to access retaining clip.

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    • Carefully pry up on retaining clip with the Spudger to release the speaker.

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    • Carefully unplug speaker connector from circuit board with your fingers.

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    • Remove the speaker by lifting up.

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Conclusion

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

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