1. Start by removing the back plastic cover by lifting it up from the notch on the left side of the phone
    • Start by removing the back plastic cover by lifting it up from the notch on the left side of the phone

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  2. Remove the battery and use a small Phillips head screwdriver to remove the marked up screws
    • Remove the battery and use a small Phillips head screwdriver to remove the marked up screws

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    • Use a flat tool to pry the two plastic cases apart

    • The latches are very strong, so don't be afraid to use force

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    • Locate the missing button slot

    • Place in replacement button, and close the plastic housing around it

    • The button should be fully functional now, repeat past steps to reassemble the phone

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    • Gently remove the two ribbon cables as shown.

    • Connect the new screen to the main motherboard just as the same way they were connected.

    • Be careful not to crimp or bend the ribbon cables, as this will ruin the replacement.

    • Repeat the steps in reverse order to reassemble the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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