Introduction

The rear chassis of the phone is constructed of plastic which if dropped or subject to other impacts can crack or chip. It also houses the loud speaker. If you have damage to either of these components, this guide will show you how to replace them

Begin by removing the back cover using the plastic opening tool. There are adhesive strips attached to the back cover, so take care when prying case to prevent cracking The adhesive strips may stay on the back cover or the battery. The adhesive strips may stay on the back cover or the battery.
  • Begin by removing the back cover using the plastic opening tool. There are adhesive strips attached to the back cover, so take care when prying case to prevent cracking

  • The adhesive strips may stay on the back cover or the battery.

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The back case portion may be removed after the battery has been removed. Use the T5 Torx screwdriver to remove the 10 coarse-thread 5mm screws
  • The back case portion may be removed after the battery has been removed.

  • Use the T5 Torx screwdriver to remove the 10 coarse-thread 5mm screws

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Now with the screws removed, use the plastic opening tool to lift the edges of the front assembly. Continue to use the plastic opening tool around the edges of the device to remove the front assembly. The speaker is located in the upper corner of the case. It it attached with adhesive and can be removed by gently prying with the plastic opening tool
  • Now with the screws removed, use the plastic opening tool to lift the edges of the front assembly.

  • Continue to use the plastic opening tool around the edges of the device to remove the front assembly.

  • The speaker is located in the upper corner of the case. It it attached with adhesive and can be removed by gently prying with the plastic opening tool

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Conclusion

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

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