Introduction

Use this guide to replace a defective Loudspeaker.

Insert plastic opening tool under back cover.
  • Insert plastic opening tool under back cover.

  • Apply pressure on tool while using a downward motion to pop off back cover.

Insert plastic opening tool under battery.
  • Insert plastic opening tool under battery.

  • Pry battery out.

Insert plastic opening tool under back cover.
  • Insert plastic opening tool under back cover.

  • Pry the top cover upward to remove it from the phone.

Remove the top cover.
  • Remove the top cover.

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Remove the four 3.8mm Phillips #000 screws securing the top cover to the back assembly. Two screws from top and two screws from back.
  • Remove the four 3.8mm Phillips #000 screws securing the top cover to the back assembly.

  • Two screws from top and two screws from back.

Insert plastic opening tool under top cover. Using hand slide top cover away from phone. Using hand slide top cover away from phone.
  • Insert plastic opening tool under top cover.

  • Using hand slide top cover away from phone.

Remove the four 3.8mm Phillips #000 screws securing the back assembly to the phone.
  • Remove the four 3.8mm Phillips #000 screws securing the back assembly to the phone.

Insert plastic opening tool between back assembly and phone.
  • Insert plastic opening tool between back assembly and phone.

  • Pry the back assembly away from phone.

With plastic opening tool continue prying around the edge of the back assembly.
  • With plastic opening tool continue prying around the edge of the back assembly.

Pull back panel assembly away from main body.
  • Pull back panel assembly away from main body.

Position Back Panel Assembly so the internal Loudspeaker unit is facing up. With your index fingers and thumbs, grasp the Back Panel Assembly near the Loudspeaker. Twist your palms inward to apply pressure against your index fingers.
  • Position Back Panel Assembly so the internal Loudspeaker unit is facing up.

  • With your index fingers and thumbs, grasp the Back Panel Assembly near the Loudspeaker.

  • Twist your palms inward to apply pressure against your index fingers.

  • The Loudspeaker will easily pop out.

Conclusion

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

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