Introduction

Use this guide to restore your ability to digitally capture the world by replacing a broken or non-working rear facing camera on your Nokia XL Dual Sim.

You will first need to separate the back cover from the device.
  • You will first need to separate the back cover from the device.

  • Gently pry open each side of the device at the indicated locations. It is best to use a plastic opening tool or similar item.

Add Comment

Once the back cover is removed, the battery will be in plain sight. It will need to be removed. You can use a plastic opening tool to lift the battery. From there, you can simply remove it.
  • Once the back cover is removed, the battery will be in plain sight. It will need to be removed.

  • You can use a plastic opening tool to lift the battery. From there, you can simply remove it.

Add Comment

To access the inner components of the device, you will need to remove the various screws that are on the device You will need a T5 Precision Torx screw driver to remove the screws.
  • To access the inner components of the device, you will need to remove the various screws that are on the device

  • You will need a T5 Precision Torx screw driver to remove the screws.

  • The locations of the T5x3.4mm screws are indicated in the picture.

  • The locations of the T5x4.1mm screws are indicated in the picture.

Add Comment

You will need to use the plastic opening tool to gently pry the device apart. There are flaps on both sides of the phone as indicated in the picture. This is what you will need to pry apart. Please be cautious when opening the device. There are various connectors inside the device that must be handled with care.
  • You will need to use the plastic opening tool to gently pry the device apart.

  • There are flaps on both sides of the phone as indicated in the picture. This is what you will need to pry apart.

  • Please be cautious when opening the device. There are various connectors inside the device that must be handled with care.

Add Comment

Once the device is opened you can take note of all the components
  • Once the device is opened you can take note of all the components

Add Comment

With tweezers, gently release the rear camera motherboard connector. With tweezers, gently release the rear camera motherboard connector.
  • With tweezers, gently release the rear camera motherboard connector.

Add Comment

Gently pull the motherboard connector upward to remove the rear camera component. Gently pull the motherboard connector upward to remove the rear camera component. Gently pull the motherboard connector upward to remove the rear camera component.
  • Gently pull the motherboard connector upward to remove the rear camera component.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

Shadeed Bilal

Member since: 09/25/2014

117 Reputation

4 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 1-4, Brown Fall 2014 Member of USF Tampa, Team 1-4, Brown Fall 2014

USFT-BROWN-F14S1G4

3 Members

7 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 5

Past 30 Days: 16

All Time: 474