Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace a motherboard. Replacing the motherboard will require frequent soldering.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Place the plastic opening tool between the front and rear cover and pry up on each corner of the cover.

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  • Remove the two plugs for the screen by pulling up and away from the motherboard.

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  • Remove the plug for the cameras by pulling the plug up and away from the motherboard.

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  • Melt solder and remove red and black wires leading to the battery.

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  • Melt the solder on the black and gray wires and remove wires from motherboard.

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  • Melt the solder and remove the red and black wires leading to the speaker.

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  • Remove the four 4 mm Phillips head screws holding in the motherboard.

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  • Lift the motherboard away from the front cover assembly.

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Conclusion

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

Nathaniel Nasman

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