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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.

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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.

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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.

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Conclusion

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

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