Introduction

If the device exhibits trouble playing sounds during calls, notifications, or the use of applications, it might be a good idea to replace the loud speaker on the rear of the phone.

  1. Press and hold the END key to power the phone down.
    • Press and hold the END key to power the phone down.

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  2. Remove the back cover of the cell phone using a plastic opening tool.
    • Remove the back cover of the cell phone using a plastic opening tool.

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    • Pry the battery out using a plastic opening tool.

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    • Remove Sim Card using a tweezer or fingers

    • Remove Memory Card using a tweezer or fingers

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    • In the back, there are 10 screws with a , which have to be removed with a small Phillips screwdriver tool.

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    • Then, use the plastic opening tool around the cellphone to open the plastic gray cover

    • Exert the gray cover from the plate and screen would come out easily.

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    • Exert some pressure on the gray cover to separate the loud speaker from the plate.

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    • Insert the new loud speaker

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Conclusion

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

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my phone has sound!!!!!! thank you for the tech advice

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loud & clear Thanks

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