Introduction

The removal of the backplate may be necessary in the event that the backplate becomes damaged. The removal of the backplate is a prerequisite for reaching the electrical components of the phone. This guide addresses both of these issues.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Slide the battery out from the battery compartment on the back of the phone.

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  • Unscrew the antenna top.

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Image 1/3: Remove the antenna. Image 2/3: Remove the antenna. Image 3/3: Remove the antenna.
  • Clasp the antenna with tweezers and push toward the top.

  • Remove the antenna.

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Image 1/3: Press the release buttons located on the side of the phone while gently prying the back plate off. Image 2/3: Press the release buttons located on the side of the phone while gently prying the back plate off. Image 3/3: Press the release buttons located on the side of the phone while gently prying the back plate off.
  • Remove the four screws (3 mm) from the battery compartment.

  • Press the release buttons located on the side of the phone while gently prying the back plate off.

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Conclusion

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

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