Introduction

If your volume buttons are not working properly follow this guide to replace them.

  1. Insert spudger into the USB Micro slot and pry the case apart.
    • 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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  2. Slide the wide plastic opening tool across the seem, separating it if you can't pry the device open using just the spudger.
    • 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 slim plastic opening tool to pry the camera from its initial position.

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    • Use the precision tweezers to gently disconnect the camera ribbon that is connected to the motherboard.

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    • Remove the plastic volume button.

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    • Remove the two screws that hold the volume button assembly in place.

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    • Un-solder the yellow, red, and black wires that connect the volume module to the motherboard.

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Conclusion

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

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