Introduction

Use this guide to replace the speaker assembly on your Nexus 5.

  1. Use a plastic opening tool to free the clips on the top and each side of the back cover.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to free the clips on the top and each side of the back cover.

    • The bottom is secured with some adhesive foam. You should be able to finally free the back cover using an opening pick.

    • It's best to avoid prying around the SIM card slot, as the plastic here is very thin and likely to break from prying.

  2. Remove the four Phillips #00 screws that secure the speaker assembly.
    • Remove the four Phillips #00 screws that secure the speaker assembly.

    • Use a plastic opening tool to gently pry the speaker assembly out of the phone.

Conclusion

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

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Fantastic! My speaker assembly from iFixit arrived today, and about 20 minutes later I'd just saved myself the $600 dolalrs of buying a new phone. Great site, thanks guys!

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