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Introduction

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  1. Use the plastic opening tool to open the back cover as shown in the photo. Use the plastic opening tool to open the back cover as shown in the photo.
    • Use the plastic opening tool to open the back cover as shown in the photo.

  2. Heat an iOpener in the microwave for 30 seconds.
    • Heat an iOpener in the microwave for 30 seconds.

    • Place the heated iOpener on all four edges of the screen for approximately 2 minutes.

  3. Apply the plastic opening tool on the edge of the screen near the front camera.
    • Apply the plastic opening tool on the edge of the screen near the front camera.

    • After creating enough space, allow the opening tool to be inserted on the side of the phone.

    • Create another space on the other side of the screen.

    • Leave the opening tool inserted.

    • Carefully apply the larger plastic opening tool by sliding it through the longer edge of the screen.

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  5. A strip will be attached to the motherboard as shown. Using tweezers, carefully detach the strip from the motherboard. Using tweezers, carefully detach the strip from the motherboard.
    • A strip will be attached to the motherboard as shown.

    • Using tweezers, carefully detach the strip from the motherboard.

  6. With a T4 screwdriver, remove the10 "yellow" 2mm screws and 4 "black" 2mm screws. With a T4 screwdriver, remove the10 "yellow" 2mm screws and 4 "black" 2mm screws. With a T4 screwdriver, remove the10 "yellow" 2mm screws and 4 "black" 2mm screws.
    • With a T4 screwdriver, remove the10 "yellow" 2mm screws and 4 "black" 2mm screws.

  7. Use the metal spudger and lift the back cover on the bottom side of the phone (this is attached to the motherboard). Use the metal spudger and lift the back cover on the bottom side of the phone (this is attached to the motherboard).
    • Use the metal spudger and lift the back cover on the bottom side of the phone (this is attached to the motherboard).

  8. Flip the motherboard over.
    • Flip the motherboard over.

  9. Using tweezers, pry open the black front camera cover and remove it from the motherboard.
    • Using tweezers, pry open the black front camera cover and remove it from the motherboard.

  10. Remove the front camera from the device.
    • Remove the front camera from the device.

Conclusion

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

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