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Introduction

This guide is used only as a precursor to the battery, vibrator motor, and heart rate monitor removal and replacement.

  1. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Lay the watch face-down: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Lay the watch face-down on a flat, stable surface.

  2. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Remove the holding pin: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Press the watchband down against the work surface.

    • Press the tip of a flathead screwdriver against the edge of the spring-loaded holding pin.

  3. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Remove the watchband: step 3, image 1 of 1
    • With the spring-loaded pin pressed in, the watch band should release easily.

    • Gently pull the band away from the body of the watch.

    • Repeat steps 2 and 3 for the opposite side.

  4. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Locate the four screws: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • With the watch laying face-down, locate the four screws. They are located on the back of the watch, at the four corners.

  5. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Remove the 4 screws: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Using a Torx-T5 screwdriver, remove each of the four 4mm screws and set them aside.

  6. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Pry off the back of the watch.: step 6, image 1 of 1
    • Gently work the plastic opening tool under the top edge of the watch’s back cover.

  7. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Lift off the back cover: step 7, image 1 of 2 Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Lift off the back cover: step 7, image 2 of 2
    • With the watch’s back cover pried loose, gently lift it away from the front half of the watch.

  8. Samsung Gear Live Back Replacement, Set both halves of the watch aside: step 8, image 1 of 1
    • Lay both halves of the watch body assembly face down (with internal components facing up).

Conclusion

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

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Mention the screwdriver in the tools needed section.

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