Introduction

Use this guide to remove the front casing and to access the keypad.

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  • Apply downward pressure to the top of the battery panel while pulling down to slide it off the phone.

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  • Locate the grooves on the sides of the battery near the bottom of the phone. Use your fingers to pull the battery up and out of the phone.

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Image 1/2: To get a better grip, you may use the tweezers to finish pulling the plastic caps from the phone. Image 2/2: To get a better grip, you may use the tweezers to finish pulling the plastic caps from the phone.
  • Use the spudger to pry the two plastic caps out of the top corners of the phone casing.

  • To get a better grip, you may use the tweezers to finish pulling the plastic caps from the phone.

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  • Remove the six 4.0 mm screws using the Phillips 00 screwdriver.

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Image 1/3: Slide the tool along the edges until the two pieces come apart. Image 2/3: The circuit board is attached to the front casing. Both casings should separate without having to sever electrical connections. Image 3/3: The circuit board is attached to the front casing. Both casings should separate without having to sever electrical connections.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool in the gap between the back panel and rest of the body.

  • Slide the tool along the edges until the two pieces come apart.

  • The circuit board is attached to the front casing. Both casings should separate without having to sever electrical connections.

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Image 1/2: Separate the front panel from the main body of the phone using your fingers. Image 2/2: Separate the front panel from the main body of the phone using your fingers.
  • Pry apart the plastic tabs along the edges of the phone.

  • Separate the front panel from the main body of the phone using your fingers.

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Conclusion

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

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