Introduction

This guide will provide a step by step procedure for installing the camera.

Using your thumb, press down and slide the back cover away from the  camera.
  • Using your thumb, press down and slide the back cover away from the camera.

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Remove the battery from the phone.
  • Remove the battery from the phone.

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Using a Phillips#00 screw driver, remove the six 4mm screws holding the back case together. Using a Phillips#00 screw driver, remove the six 4mm screws holding the back case together.
  • Using a Phillips#00 screw driver, remove the six 4mm screws holding the back case together.

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Use a  plastic opening tool to pry the case off. To do this, find a gap on any side of the phone, top preferably, and slip the tip of the tool in the gap Now use moderate strength and slowly maneuver the tool around the outside until the case becomes loose.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the case off. To do this, find a gap on any side of the phone, top preferably, and slip the tip of the tool in the gap

  • Now use moderate strength and slowly maneuver the tool around the outside until the case becomes loose.

  • Using your fingers, take the case off.

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The green film above the camera is the camera connector to the motherboard. Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the camera connector.
  • The green film above the camera is the camera connector to the motherboard.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the camera connector.

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The golden film connector connects the keyboard to the motherboard. Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the keyboard connector.
  • The golden film connector connects the keyboard to the motherboard.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the keyboard connector.

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The circular connector holds the motherboard in place. Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the circular connector.
  • The circular connector holds the motherboard in place.

  • Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the circular connector.

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There is a LCD connector underneath the motherboard. Gently lift the far edge of the motherboard upwards toward the center of the phone. Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the LCD connector.
  • There is a LCD connector underneath the motherboard.

  • Gently lift the far edge of the motherboard upwards toward the center of the phone.

  • Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the LCD connector.

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After disconnecting the four connectors, gently lift the motherboard up with your fingers. Place the motherboard in a secure area.
  • After disconnecting the four connectors, gently lift the motherboard up with your fingers.

  • Place the motherboard in a secure area.

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Use your thumb and index finger to grip the camera connector. Pull the camera connector upwards to detach the camera.
  • Use your thumb and index finger to grip the camera connector.

  • Pull the camera connector upwards to detach the camera.

  • The camera was glued on, so this may require moderate strength.

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Conclusion

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

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