Introduction

The LCD screen and its peripherals are very sensitive and mishandling may result in a missing dot, line, or pixel problems. To ensure that no damage is done to the LCD screen:

  • Don't apply pressure to the LCD
  • Always hold the LCD from the right and left edges
  • Don't apply any pressure to the lower part of the LCD
Use a #0 Phillips head screwdriver to remove the two 3mm screws that hold the screen bezel in place.
  • Use a #0 Phillips head screwdriver to remove the two 3mm screws that hold the screen bezel in place.

Using the plastic opening tool, gently pry off the plastic LCD screen frame around the entire perimeter.
  • Using the plastic opening tool, gently pry off the plastic LCD screen frame around the entire perimeter.

  • Be careful while prying the frame off, because the plastic tabs that hold it in may break.

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Remove the LCD connector by pulling on the ribbon cable at the connection. Remove the LCD connector by pulling on the ribbon cable at the connection.
  • Remove the LCD connector by pulling on the ribbon cable at the connection.

Lift the LCD screen out to replace.
  • Lift the LCD screen out to replace.

  • Make sure to remove the screen with both hands and from opposite edges of the screen.

Conclusion

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

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