Introduction

Keypad installation can be used to replace a worn keypad or a keypad that is misaligned.

Parts

No parts required.

Place thumb on the rubber tab on the lower back of the phone.
  • Place thumb on the rubber tab on the lower back of the phone.

  • Push away from the phone to release back panel.

Lift the back panel of the phone to expose battery (not shown here).
  • Lift the back panel of the phone to expose battery (not shown here).

Pull the antenna up to reveal two of the six screws.
  • Pull the antenna up to reveal two of the six screws.

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Unscrew all six screws on the back side of the phone using a T-6 bit.
  • Unscrew all six screws on the back side of the phone using a T-6 bit.

Gently separate the front and back sides of the phone, as shown in the picture. Be careful not to break or bend the ribbon cables.
  • Gently separate the front and back sides of the phone, as shown in the picture.

  • Be careful not to break or bend the ribbon cables.

Detach the first ribbon cable by unplugging it from the motherboard. Detach the first ribbon cable by unplugging it from the motherboard.
  • Detach the first ribbon cable by unplugging it from the motherboard.

Detach the speaker ribbon cable from the motherboard. Detach the speaker ribbon cable from the motherboard.
  • Detach the speaker ribbon cable from the motherboard.

Remove the motherboard from the front half of the phone by gently shaking it loose. It should come out with little to no trouble.
  • Remove the motherboard from the front half of the phone by gently shaking it loose. It should come out with little to no trouble.

Push lightly from the front of the keypad to remove it.
  • Push lightly from the front of the keypad to remove it.

Conclusion

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

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