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Use this guide to replace the display.

  1. Heat the surface of the display with a heatgun for approx. 2 minutes at 200°C.
    • Heat the surface of the display with a heatgun for approx. 2 minutes at 200°C.

  2. Insert an iFixit Jimmy between the display and the rest of the device, and carefully cut through the adhesive around the phone.
    • Insert an iFixit Jimmy between the display and the rest of the device, and carefully cut through the adhesive around the phone.

  3. Loosen the display, while still applying heat with the heat gun.
    • Loosen the display, while still applying heat with the heat gun.

    • The display may shatter.

    • Carefully remove any broken glass with a vacuum.

  4. Remove the cover on the display connector.
    • Remove the cover on the display connector.

    • Remove the display connector.

  5. Remove remnants of the old display and  clean the phone. Remove remnants of the old display and  clean the phone. Remove remnants of the old display and  clean the phone.
    • Remove remnants of the old display and clean the phone.

  6. Leave the original liner on the new display. Plug the new display in and test it.
    • Leave the original liner on the new display. Plug the new display in and test it.

    • Turn the phone off again.

  7. Remove the liners.
    • Remove the liners.

    • Stick the new display to the phone.

  8. Finished.
    • Finished.

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Patrick Müller

Member since: 12/27/2018

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tcagle53 - Reply

Quick, simple, easy to follow and to the point guide. Thanks for taking the time to write it. Great reference for my repairs!

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