Introduction

This guide will show you how to properly remove the motherboard and replace it with a new one.

Place your thumb in the indent located at bottom left corner of the back cover and pull up to separate. Place your thumb in the indent located at bottom left corner of the back cover and pull up to separate.
  • Place your thumb in the indent located at bottom left corner of the back cover and pull up to separate.

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Remove the nineteen 3mm screws with a T4 screwdriver. Lift the back panel off. Lift the back panel off.
  • Remove the nineteen 3mm screws with a T4 screwdriver.

  • Lift the back panel off.

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Unhook the twisted red and black wire from under the black plastic pieces that are holding it down with a pair of tweezers. Disconnect the wire.
  • Unhook the twisted red and black wire from under the black plastic pieces that are holding it down with a pair of tweezers.

  • Disconnect the wire.

  • Lift the battery out.

  • The battery is glued down so you will have to use some force to pull it out.

  • Be careful not to pull it too hard it could bend the battery.

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Use the tweezers, pull up on the clasp that is holding the motherboard down. Use the tweezers, pull up on the clasp that is connecting the motherboard to the headphone jack Use the tweezers, remove the red and black wiring from the bottom of the phone by the charging port
  • Use the tweezers, pull up on the clasp that is holding the motherboard down.

    • Use the tweezers, pull up on the clasp that is connecting the motherboard to the headphone jack

  • Use the tweezers, remove the red and black wiring from the bottom of the phone by the charging port

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Use the tweezers pull up on the three corners of the motherboard until it comes out. Use the tweezers pull up on the three corners of the motherboard until it comes out.
  • Use the tweezers pull up on the three corners of the motherboard until it comes out.

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Conclusion

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

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