Introduction

Replace the top panel for your Motorola MOTO phone.

Using your finger, press down on the clip holding the back cover on Pull the back cover off.
  • Using your finger, press down on the clip holding the back cover on

  • Pull the back cover off.

Place thumb and index finger in the spaces on either side of the battery. Pull battery out.
  • Place thumb and index finger in the spaces on either side of the battery.

  • Pull battery out.

Use the plastic opening tool to pull peel back screen cover. Gently peel back the screen cover from the speaker slit. Using the T6 Torx-screwdriver, remove the four 4.3 mm screws from the top panel.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pull peel back screen cover.

  • Gently peel back the screen cover from the speaker slit.

  • Using the T6 Torx-screwdriver, remove the four 4.3 mm screws from the top panel.

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Using the flat end of the plastic opening tool, insert it underneath the plastic cover on the top right corner. Move the opening tool around the phone counter clockwise. Pop the plastic cover off by twisting the plastic covering tool.
  • Using the flat end of the plastic opening tool, insert it underneath the plastic cover on the top right corner.

  • Move the opening tool around the phone counter clockwise.

  • Pop the plastic cover off by twisting the plastic covering tool.

Using a flat head screwdriver, insert it between the metal logic board casing and the top portion of the phone Move the plastic opening tool around the phone until part of the casting is popped off.
  • Using a flat head screwdriver, insert it between the metal logic board casing and the top portion of the phone

  • Move the plastic opening tool around the phone until part of the casting is popped off.

  • You will need to pop in the four plastic fasteners individually from the metal casing to remove it

  • Be careful not to rip the cable ribbons that are attached to the logic board and casing

Use the flat end of the plastic opening tool to unclip the cable ribbon from the logic board
  • Use the flat end of the plastic opening tool to unclip the cable ribbon from the logic board

You now have the top panel completely detached.
  • You now have the top panel completely detached.

Conclusion

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

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