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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement

What you need

  1. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement, Back Cover: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Insert a metal spudger between the back case and the screen of the device.

    • The back cover is attached to the device by a series of snaps. The snaps are positioned about an inch from each other.

    • Move the spudger along the perimeter of the device while it is in between the back case and the screen to open each snap.

    • There will be an audible click every time a snap releases.

  2. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement, Battery: step 2, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement, Battery: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the eleven #000 Phillips 2.8mm screws that hold the battery in place.

  3. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Place one hand on the battery and grasp the outer edge of the device with the other hand.

    • Flip the device over so that the battery falls over and onto your hand.

  4. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 2
    • Pull the battery out until it is only connected to the device by the black, yellow, and red connectors.

  5. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 5, image 2 of 2
    • Hold the battery and grip the wires with your thumb and finger.

    • Pull the wires away from the device to remove the white connector from the black socket.

    • Lift the battery away from the device.

  6. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement, Display: step 6, image 1 of 1
    • Gently remove the tape covering the screen ribbon cable, located at the top of the devise.

    • With the plastic spudger, disconnect the ribbon cable from the motherboard, located at the middle of the device.

  7. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 7, image 1 of 1
    • Using a plastic spudger, work around the edge of the screen, prying the screen away from the device.

  8. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Display Replacement: step 8, image 1 of 1
    • Use the left side of the tablet as a hinge to swing the display assembly open.

    • As you move the display assembly, make sure that the display ribbon cable is unattached.

Conclusion

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

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my device burnt down.

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