Introduction

This is a guide for replacing the back speaker for a Motorola V276 phone.

Locate the silver button on the back of the phone, near the bottom.
  • Locate the silver button on the back of the phone, near the bottom.

  • Press down the button with one hand whilst sliding the back cover of the phone away from the antenna.

  • The back cover should slide off easily.

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Insert a plastic spudger near one corner of the battery (preferably one furthest from the phone's antenna).
  • Insert a plastic spudger near one corner of the battery (preferably one furthest from the phone's antenna).

  • With a firm grip, gently lift the end of your tool up. The battery should easily raise out of its place.

  • Now that the battery is exposed, use your fingers to remove the it from the phone.

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Note the metal connections on the phone, which are now exposed with the battery removed. There are corresponding metal connectors on the replacement battery.
  • Note the metal connections on the phone, which are now exposed with the battery removed.

  • There are corresponding metal connectors on the replacement battery.

  • When you install the battery, be sure both connectors are matched up. Otherwise, your battery will be unable to supply power to your phone.

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Use Spudger to remove rubber plug from upper left corner of the back of the phone
  • Use Spudger to remove rubber plug from upper left corner of the back of the phone

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Using a Hex T6 screwdriver, remove the 4 screws holding the back plate of the phone in place
  • Using a Hex T6 screwdriver, remove the 4 screws holding the back plate of the phone in place

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Using your hands, pull up on the back plate while pulling on the 3 side tabs to remove the back plate. Be careful when removing the back plate; don't put too much stress on the back plate or the plastic may snap Be careful when removing the back plate; don't put too much stress on the back plate or the plastic may snap
  • Using your hands, pull up on the back plate while pulling on the 3 side tabs to remove the back plate.

  • Be careful when removing the back plate; don't put too much stress on the back plate or the plastic may snap

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On the back casing, using a spudger, push into the headphone jack at an upward angle to pop it out On the back casing, using a spudger, push into the headphone jack at an upward angle to pop it out
  • On the back casing, using a spudger, push into the headphone jack at an upward angle to pop it out

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Using tweezers or your hands, pick out the semicircular plastic border between the speaker and headphone jack Using tweezers or your hands, pick out the semicircular plastic border between the speaker and headphone jack
  • Using tweezers or your hands, pick out the semicircular plastic border between the speaker and headphone jack

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Using a spudger, remove the speaker
  • Using a spudger, remove the speaker

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Conclusion

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

Kyle Klitzner

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