To start, press one of the latches at the top of the phone to open the rear cover.
  • To start, press one of the latches at the top of the phone to open the rear cover.

Carefully press the other latch.
  • Carefully press the other latch.

Open rear cover by this side.
  • Open rear cover by this side.

Press the three latches to open this side of the cover.
  • Press the three latches to open this side of the cover.

Remove the rear cover.
  • Remove the rear cover.

Removed rear cover. See  the latches .
  • Removed rear cover. See the latches .

Remove the screws using Torx T6 screw driver.
  • Remove the screws using Torx T6 screw driver.

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Remove six T6 screws.
  • Remove six T6 screws.

Remove the assembly. The front cover will be released.
  • Remove the assembly. The front cover will be released.

The front cover released.
  • The front cover released.

To remove the display , unscrew the T6 Torx  at top.
  • To remove the display , unscrew the T6 Torx at top.

CAUTION! Remove the bottom screw with T5 Torx screw driver, not T6 !
  • CAUTION! Remove the bottom screw with T5 Torx screw driver, not T6 !

Carefully disconnect the Flex cable connector. Then remove the display.
  • Carefully disconnect the Flex cable connector. Then remove the display.

Carefully remove the adhesive keyboard membrane.
  • Carefully remove the adhesive keyboard membrane.

  • You can replace it at this step if you need to.

You can clean the keyboard surface with alcohol, if you dropped a drink here.
  • You can clean the keyboard surface with alcohol, if you dropped a drink here.

When you replace the keyboard membrane,  align the two contacts at bottom.
  • When you replace the keyboard membrane, align the two contacts at bottom.

You can wash the front cover and keyboard if they are dirty.
  • You can wash the front cover and keyboard if they are dirty.

Keyboard - clean it if necessary.
  • Keyboard - clean it if necessary.

Rear side of the circuit board.
  • Rear side of the circuit board.

Speaker and antenna contacts.
  • Speaker and antenna contacts.

If necessary, you can replace the joystick, the button module or the connector housing.
  • If necessary, you can replace the joystick, the button module or the connector housing.

Conclusion

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

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