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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.

    Be sure to proofread carefully.

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  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.

    Good action shots here!

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  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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