Introduction

If your screen is not working properly follow this guide to replace it.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/1: Be careful not to go too deep and bend the prong inside the Micro USB port.
  • Insert spudger into the USB Micro slot and pry the case apart.

  • Be careful not to go too deep and bend the prong inside the Micro USB port.

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Image 1/2: Gently separate the case so none of the cords inside are disconnected Image 2/2: Gently separate the case so none of the cords inside are disconnected
  • Slide the wide plastic opening tool across the seem, separating it if you can't pry the device open using just the spudger.

  • Gently separate the case so none of the cords inside are disconnected

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  • After prying the device apart, it should look like this.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to remove the speaker from the casing.

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  • Use the slim plastic opening tool to pry the camera from its position.

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  • Unscrew the two screws that hold the volume module to the casing.

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Image 1/1: Be careful not to bend the battery too much.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to slowly pry each side of the battery up.

  • Be careful not to bend the battery too much.

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  • Remove the two highlighted ribbons from the motherboard.

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  • Use the screw driver to remove the highlighted screws.

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Image 1/1: Unscrew the screw under ribbon with the screw driver.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to hold the camera ribbon back.

  • Unscrew the screw under ribbon with the screw driver.

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  • Remove the motherboard from the casing.

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Image 1/3: Use the plastic opening tool to pry the clips up to release LCD screen. Image 2/3: Gently lift the northern end of the screen and slide it out horizontally. Image 3/3: Gently lift the northern end of the screen and slide it out horizontally.
  • Oriented the device so the battery is closest to the user.

  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry the clips up to release LCD screen.

  • Gently lift the northern end of the screen and slide it out horizontally.

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  • Unsolder the black and red LCD wires.

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Conclusion

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

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