Introduction

This guide will show you how to disassemble the Samsung Galaxy S so that you can gain access to the speaker.

To remove the back case of the Samsung Galaxy S, you may need a spudger. Identify the slit which is at the bottom edge of the phone. Identify the slit which is at the bottom edge of the phone.
  • To remove the back case of the Samsung Galaxy S, you may need a spudger.

  • Identify the slit which is at the bottom edge of the phone.

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Insert the edge of the spudger into the slit and use it to pry the back case off of the phone. Insert the edge of the spudger into the slit and use it to pry the back case off of the phone.
  • Insert the edge of the spudger into the slit and use it to pry the back case off of the phone.

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Insert the spudger into the space between the battery and the phone and pry the battery out as you slide it along the underside the battery. Insert the spudger into the space between the battery and the phone and pry the battery out as you slide it along the underside the battery.
  • Insert the spudger into the space between the battery and the phone and pry the battery out as you slide it along the underside the battery.

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Use the screwdriver to unscrew each of the 6 silver screws holding the main case to the LCD touchscreen. If the screws are stuck, use the spudger to pry them out. If the screws are stuck, use the spudger to pry them out.
  • Use the screwdriver to unscrew each of the 6 silver screws holding the main case to the LCD touchscreen.

  • If the screws are stuck, use the spudger to pry them out.

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Use the plastic opening tool to pry the main case from the LCD touchscreen. Insert the thin edge of the plastic opening tool into the groove between the silver edge and black edge. Run the tool all the way around the edge of the phone until you hear each of the clips detach.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry the main case from the LCD touchscreen.

  • Insert the thin edge of the plastic opening tool into the groove between the silver edge and black edge.

  • Run the tool all the way around the edge of the phone until you hear each of the clips detach.

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Once the clips are detached, separate the main case from the LCD touchscreen. Once the clips are detached, separate the main case from the LCD touchscreen. Once the clips are detached, separate the main case from the LCD touchscreen.
  • Once the clips are detached, separate the main case from the LCD touchscreen.

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Use the spudger to pry out the grey rubber rectangular component from the main case. Use the spudger to pry out the grey rubber rectangular component from the main case. Use the spudger to pry out the grey rubber rectangular component from the main case.
  • Use the spudger to pry out the grey rubber rectangular component from the main case.

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Use the spudger to pry along the groove between the speaker and the main case. Once the speaker is unclipped it should pop out easily. Once the speaker is unclipped it should pop out easily.
  • Use the spudger to pry along the groove between the speaker and the main case.

  • Once the speaker is unclipped it should pop out easily.

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Conclusion

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

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