Introduction

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

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

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  • 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.

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Image 1/2: Now use moderate strength and slowly maneuver the tool around the outside until the case becomes loose. Image 2/2: Using your fingers, take the case off.
  • 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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Image 1/2: Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the camera connector. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/2: Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the keyboard connector. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/2: Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the circular connector. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/3: Gently lift the far edge of the motherboard upwards toward the center of the phone. Image 2/3: Using a plastic opening tool, disconnect the LCD connector. Image 3/3: 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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Image 1/2: Place the motherboard in a secure area. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/2: Pull the camera connector upwards to detach the camera. Image 2/2: The camera was glued on, so this may require moderate strength.
  • 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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