Motorola Razr V3c Keypad Cover (CDMA) Replacement
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- Author: krisko
- Time required: 15 minutes
- Difficulty: Moderate
The purpose of this guide is to help you replace your keypad cover.
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Press down on the the rear panel release button while simultaneously prying the rear panel straight away from the V3c.
Lift and remove the rear panel away from the V3c.
Remove the battery by pushing in the top of the battery and lifting it away from the phone.
Use the plastic opening tool to pop the bottom part of the back case out.
The back case is connected to the phone with a ribbon cable; take care not to pull too hard or violently on the cable.
Gently pull back case out and lay it over to the side.
Now pull up on the cable attaching the back case to the phone body to separate the two parts. Lay the back case aside for now.
Pull off the lower front casing.
The metal shield will come off when the lower front casing is removed, make sure to replace this when reassembling the lower bottom casing.
Push the metal tabs along the perimeter of the device through towards the keyboard with your fingers.