Introduction

You need a T5 screwdriver to remove the screws.

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  • In order to remove the back cover, you must press the indicated button.

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Image 1/2: This will allow you to access the battery Image 2/2: This will allow you to access the battery
  • With the button pressed, apply light pressure and slide the back cover off.

  • This will allow you to access the battery

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  • In order to remove the battery, pull it out from the same side that the rubber button is on.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, separate the back cover from the phone.

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  • Continue along the edge with the plastic opening tool.

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  • Gently, remove the back cover.

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  • Unscrew the indicated screws using the T5 screwdriver.

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Image 1/2: Be careful not to break the plastic during this step; do your best not to force anything. Image 2/2: Be careful not to break the plastic during this step; do your best not to force anything.
  • Open the phone up and use the plastic opening tool to remove the cover to the keyboard.

  • Be careful not to break the plastic during this step; do your best not to force anything.

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Image 1/2: Lift it up to reveal the sensor board. Image 2/2: Lift it up to reveal the sensor board.
  • The button board will be loose once the cover is removed.

  • Lift it up to reveal the sensor board.

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  • With the T5 Screwdriver, remove the marked screws.

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  • With the screws removed, the sensor board should be free to flip up.

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  • Disconnect the wire with the plastic opening tool.

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Image 1/3: The Screw on the left is located underneath the cable. Image 2/3: With those screws removed, the circuit board and sensor board will be detached from the rest of the phone. Image 3/3: With those screws removed, the circuit board and sensor board will be detached from the rest of the phone.
  • Remove the screws marked.

  • The Screw on the left is located underneath the cable.

  • With those screws removed, the circuit board and sensor board will be detached from the rest of the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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