Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove speaker screens by working them lose with a plastic opening tool. You may need to first losen them with iFixit tweasers or a craft knife.
  • Remove speaker screens by working them lose with a plastic opening tool. You may need to first losen them with iFixit tweasers or a craft knife.

  • These screens are held in place by glue and are hard to remove. Take your time.

Remove the 3.14" Philips screws from both spots that were covered.
  • Remove the 3.14" Philips screws from both spots that were covered.

Go all around the casing prying the screen away from the backing with a spudger.
  • Go all around the casing prying the screen away from the backing with a spudger.

  • It will make a popping sound each time one of the lock tabs is disconnected.

  • DO NOT USE A METAL TOOL FOR THIS.

  • Take your time as you move all around the device prying the backing off.

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Pull off the plastic covering the battery cable.
  • Pull off the plastic covering the battery cable.

Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers. Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers.
  • Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers.

Remove the battery by grabbing the tab shown and pulling up.
  • Remove the battery by grabbing the tab shown and pulling up.

  • The battery is held to the device by a bit of adhesive. Just pull the battery up from the tab and it will lift out with a bit effort.

Gently lift up on the metal connector plate.
  • Gently lift up on the metal connector plate.

Push against the camera from all sides to loosen it from its position. NOTE: The camera is connected by glue, so take your time, it will come out.
  • Push against the camera from all sides to loosen it from its position.

  • NOTE: The camera is connected by glue, so take your time, it will come out.

  • If you wish to replace the camera simply plug in the new camera, and follow the guide in reverse.

Conclusion

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

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