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.

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

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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.

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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.

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Conclusion

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

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