Introduction

Have you ever lost those pesky buttons or SIM card trays on the your phone? This guide will help you fix your dilemma.

Parts

No parts required.

Insert the plastic opening tool into the crevice. The back cover is most easily opened by starting at this location.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool into the crevice. The back cover is most easily opened by starting at this location.

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In the photo we rotated the phone ninety degrees counterclockwise. Gently slide the plastic opening tool around the edge of the phone to release the back cover from the phone. You may hear some snapping noises as you release the back cover.
  • In the photo we rotated the phone ninety degrees counterclockwise.

  • Gently slide the plastic opening tool around the edge of the phone to release the back cover from the phone. You may hear some snapping noises as you release the back cover.

  • The rear case should then come free.

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Use tweezers to remove the home button.
  • Use tweezers to remove the home button.

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Use tweezers to remove the volume button.
  • Use tweezers to remove the volume button.

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In the first photo we rotated the phone 180 degrees. Use tweezers to remove the SIM card tray. The phone has been rotated in the second picture to show where the buttons are removed from.
  • In the first photo we rotated the phone 180 degrees. Use tweezers to remove the SIM card tray.

  • The phone has been rotated in the second picture to show where the buttons are removed from.

  • Our home button is not the original home button and is a replacement piece.

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Conclusion

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

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