Introduction

Replace the LCD in your Galaxy Xcover.

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  • Here is the Samsung Galaxy Xcover, with the LCD broken, that will be replaced.

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  • The first step, is remove the battery door. It comes with a security lock, that has to be on open position. Start opening from bottom, and releasing from the side edges.

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Image 1/2: Now, with a Phillpis Screwdriver, remove all the screws from the backcover. Image 2/2: Now, with a Phillpis Screwdriver, remove all the screws from the backcover.
  • Remove with a flat screwdriver, the volume button and the power button

  • Now, with a Phillpis Screwdriver, remove all the screws from the backcover.

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  • With a flat screwdriver or plastic opener, separate the front case from the rear case. It will be easy!

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Image 1/3: Now, with a pliers, unplug the camera and the front speaker. Now, we are going to lift the main board, but ... Image 2/3: be careful, below is the LCD flex cable! Image 3/3: be careful, below is the LCD flex cable!
  • Remove the screw on the lower zone of the main board. The screw is the same of the case, so dont worry if you mix them.

  • Now, with a pliers, unplug the camera and the front speaker. Now, we are going to lift the main board, but ...

  • be careful, below is the LCD flex cable!

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Image 1/2: Now, you can take apart the chassis from the front cover, leaving only the display and the touch. Image 2/2: Now, you can take apart the chassis from the front cover, leaving only the display and the touch.
  • Remove the LCD flat cable, and then, remove the 2 screws on the sides of the front cover. They are the same as the others screws...

  • Now, you can take apart the chassis from the front cover, leaving only the display and the touch.

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Image 1/2: Be careful, the flex has double side tape below the IC. Image 2/2: Now, with a knife or cutter, lift carefully the LCD unit. Place the new LCD, and reassembly the phone.
  • Lift up the black retainer, and take off the touch flex cable.

  • Be careful, the flex has double side tape below the IC.

  • Now, with a knife or cutter, lift carefully the LCD unit. Place the new LCD, and reassembly the phone.

  • In the near future, I´ll post how to replace the touch screen!

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Conclusion

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

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