Introduction

If your front screen has stopped working and you need a new one, this guide will show you how to access the front screen.

Image 1/1: You must remove the sticker in the center, below the screen to reveal the center screw.
  • Start with the phone in the flipped open position.

  • You must remove the sticker in the center, below the screen to reveal the center screw.

  • Use a T5 screwdriver to remove all three screws, loosening the front screen.

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Image 1/2: The front cover will now be loose enough for you to remove by grabbing the edges and lightly pulling the cover off. Image 2/2: The front cover will now be loose enough for you to remove by grabbing the edges and lightly pulling the cover off.
  • Flip the phone to the closed position and turn to the front screen.

  • The front cover will now be loose enough for you to remove by grabbing the edges and lightly pulling the cover off.

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  • With the front cover off, the screen and keypad should be loose.

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Image 1/2: With the cable disconnected, the screen should be free for removal or replacement. Image 2/2: With the cable disconnected, the screen should be free for removal or replacement.
  • Using a plastic opening tool pry up the cable connecting the LCD screen to the rest of the phone.

  • With the cable disconnected, the screen should be free for removal or replacement.

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Conclusion

In order to reassemble the front screen or install a new screen, follow the steps provided, in reverse order.

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