Introduction

This guide will help you replace the upper casing on your device. Following these steps will also enable you to replace the camera.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the four rubber-like pieces from all corners of the surrounding area that border the screen.
  • Remove the four rubber-like pieces from all corners of the surrounding area that border the screen.

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Using a T4 screwdriver, carefully unscrew all four screws on the outer screen. Be sure that you do not strip or damage the screws.
  • Using a T4 screwdriver, carefully unscrew all four screws on the outer screen. Be sure that you do not strip or damage the screws.

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Carefully pry the screen open using a plastic spudger.
  • Carefully pry the screen open using a plastic spudger.

  • Pry slowly, as too much bending will crack the screen. There are also two fragile ribbon cables that connect the screen and camera to the phone.

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Take the screen housing off from the casing. Watch for small pieces falling out from the screen during this step. Keep track of these pieces. Watch for small pieces falling out from the screen during this step. Keep track of these pieces.
  • Take the screen housing off from the casing.

  • Watch for small pieces falling out from the screen during this step. Keep track of these pieces.

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Conclusion

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

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