1. Start by removing the back cover by using your thumbnail to pry the cover off the midframe.
    • Start by removing the back cover by using your thumbnail to pry the cover off the midframe.

  2. Note: one of the screws is hidden under a plastic sticker. Remove the five 4 mm screws with a Phillips#00 screwdriver. Remove the five 4 mm screws with a Phillips#00 screwdriver.
    • Note: one of the screws is hidden under a plastic sticker.

    • Remove the five 4 mm screws with a Phillips#00 screwdriver.

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  4. Remove the battery with plastic opening tool
    • Remove the battery with plastic opening tool

  5. Using the plastic opening tool pry into the bezel to remove the mid-frame Continue moving the plastic opening tool around the mid-frame to separate it from the display assembly.
    • Using the plastic opening tool pry into the bezel to remove the mid-frame

    • Continue moving the plastic opening tool around the mid-frame to separate it from the display assembly.

    • Be gentle the plastic mounting clips are very fragile. Pay extra attention when working around the volume button.

  6. Once you have separated the mid-frame it should look like this.
    • Once you have separated the mid-frame it should look like this.

    • Replace the old mid-frame with the new one and follow the steps in reverse.

Conclusion

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

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