Introduction

This replacement guide will show you how to replace the charging port in your Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite 7 Kids. You will need to follow the instructions carefully as to not damage any fragile components in your tablet.

Image 1/3: Using a plastic opening tool, wedge in the seam between the screen and the case. Image 2/3: Rock the tool by moving it towards and away from the middle of the screen, trying to separate the tape holding the screen and case together. Image 3/3: Rock the tool by moving it towards and away from the middle of the screen, trying to separate the tape holding the screen and case together.
  • Make sure the device is turned off before attempting to disassemble it.

  • Using a plastic opening tool, wedge in the seam between the screen and the case.

  • Rock the tool by moving it towards and away from the middle of the screen, trying to separate the tape holding the screen and case together.

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  • After separating the latches holding the screen and case together, slowly take the screen off the case.

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Image 1/3: Use your hands to pull the black cable out of its slot. Image 2/3: Use your hands to pull the black cable out of its slot. Image 3/3: Use your hands to pull the black cable out of its slot.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to lift up the black ZIF (zero insertion force) connector.

  • Use your hands to pull the black cable out of its slot.

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Image 1/2: Pull out the battery's ribbon cable. Image 2/2: Pull out the battery's ribbon cable.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to lift the ZIF (zero insertion force) connector holding the ribbon cable.

  • Pull out the battery's ribbon cable.

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Image 1/2: Remove the ribbon cable from the connector. Image 2/2: Remove the ribbon cable from the connector.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to lift up the latch to the ribbon cable.

  • Remove the ribbon cable from the connector.

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  • Remove the seven 4mm PH000 screws holding the motherboard in place.

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  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry up the tab holding the motherboard in place.

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Image 1/3: Use the plastic opening tool to pull the motherboard out of the case. Image 2/3: Use the plastic opening tool to pull the motherboard out of the case. Image 3/3: Use the plastic opening tool to pull the motherboard out of the case.
  • Use the precision tweezers to remove the black plastic corner on top of the motherboard.

  • Use the plastic opening tool to pull the motherboard out of the case.

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Image 1/2: To learn more about soldering, check out iFixit's  [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/How+To+Solder+and+Desolder+Connections/750|soldering technique guide]. Image 2/2: Use precision tweezers to remove the charging port.
  • Use a soldering iron to heat 4 spots of solder from the motherboard.

  • To learn more about soldering, check out iFixit's soldering technique guide.

  • Use precision tweezers to remove the charging port.

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Conclusion

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

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