Introduction

Replacing LCD Screen.

Parts

No parts required.

Press the grip on the back of the phone and slide the rear housing down towards the bottom of the phone. Press the grip on the back of the phone and slide the rear housing down towards the bottom of the phone. Press the grip on the back of the phone and slide the rear housing down towards the bottom of the phone.
  • Press the grip on the back of the phone and slide the rear housing down towards the bottom of the phone.

Use your fingernail and gently pull the the bottom of the battery up. Lift out battery and remove. Lift out battery and remove.
  • Use your fingernail and gently pull the the bottom of the battery up.

  • Lift out battery and remove.

Use your fingernail to lift the metal cage up. Remove SIM card. Remove SIM card.
  • Use your fingernail to lift the metal cage up.

  • Remove SIM card.

Close the metal cage.
  • Close the metal cage.

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Pull the top casing up after inserting thumbs under the two tabs labeled with the arrows. then slowly rotate up and over the screen. Pull the top casing up after inserting thumbs under the two tabs labeled with the arrows. then slowly rotate up and over the screen. Pull the top casing up after inserting thumbs under the two tabs labeled with the arrows. then slowly rotate up and over the screen.
  • Pull the top casing up after inserting thumbs under the two tabs labeled with the arrows. then slowly rotate up and over the screen.

After removing the top cover, turn the phone over so the screen is facing upwards. After removing the top cover, turn the phone over so the screen is facing upwards.
  • After removing the top cover, turn the phone over so the screen is facing upwards.

Lift the front off the phone by pulling above the arrows. Lift the front off the phone by pulling above the arrows. Lift the front off the phone by pulling above the arrows.
  • Lift the front off the phone by pulling above the arrows.

Remove the six screws with a T-6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the six screws with a T-6 Torx screwdriver. Remove the six screws with a T-6 Torx screwdriver.
  • Remove the six screws with a T-6 Torx screwdriver.

Gently lift the top of the screen up. Be cautious of loose parts. Be cautious of loose parts.
  • Gently lift the top of the screen up.

  • Be cautious of loose parts.

Gently pull up on the grey plastic tab. Gently pull up on the grey plastic tab. Gently pull up on the grey plastic tab.
  • Gently pull up on the grey plastic tab.

Conclusion

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

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