Introduction

Use this guide to replace the speaker.

Parts

No parts required.

Slide the battery cover downwards with pressure focused on the center of the cover.
  • Slide the battery cover downwards with pressure focused on the center of the cover.

  • Lift the cover off of the phone.

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Grasp the bottom left and right corners of the battery and lift it from its housing.
  • Grasp the bottom left and right corners of the battery and lift it from its housing.

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Remove the four black 7.30 mm screws surrounding the battery housing using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.
  • Remove the four black 7.30 mm screws surrounding the battery housing using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

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The rear case is firmly attached to the phone with clips. Do not be afraid to use a little extra force. Insert the Plastic Opening Tool in between the front and rear cases. Pry with the Plastic Opening Tool around all edges of the phone until you free all the clips.
  • The rear case is firmly attached to the phone with clips. Do not be afraid to use a little extra force.

  • Insert the Plastic Opening Tool in between the front and rear cases.

  • Pry with the Plastic Opening Tool around all edges of the phone until you free all the clips.

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Lift the rear case off of the phone.
  • Lift the rear case off of the phone.

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Remove the two black 7.30 mm screws on the top right and left corners of the Motherboard using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.
  • Remove the two black 7.30 mm screws on the top right and left corners of the Motherboard using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

  • Remove the silver 4.50 mm screw located below the speaker using a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

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Use the spudger to detach the speaker ribbon cable. Use the spudger to detach the speaker ribbon cable.
  • Use the spudger to detach the speaker ribbon cable.

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Lift the speaker out of its compartment.
  • Lift the speaker out of its compartment.

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Conclusion

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

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