Introduction

This guide will teach you how to get to and install the plastic volume control button on the side of the phone.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/3: Keep the unlock button pressed as you slide the battery away from the button. Image 2/3: Pull the battery away from the phone. Image 3/3: Pull the battery away from the phone.
  • To separate the battery from the phone, use your thumb to push in the button as shown.

  • Keep the unlock button pressed as you slide the battery away from the button.

  • Pull the battery away from the phone.

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Image 1/3: These are the four screws, about 10 mm long, that need to be removed. Be careful with the screws as they are small and easy to misplace. Image 2/3: Carefully pry apart the two pieces, laying the back case to the side. Image 3/3: Carefully pry apart the two pieces, laying the back case to the side.
  • Use a T6 Torx screwdriver to remove the highlighted screws.

  • These are the four screws, about 10 mm long, that need to be removed. Be careful with the screws as they are small and easy to misplace.

  • Carefully pry apart the two pieces, laying the back case to the side.

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Image 1/3: Use caution in removal to prevent damaging any circuitry in the phone. Image 2/3: Use caution in removal to prevent damaging any circuitry in the phone. Image 3/3: Use caution in removal to prevent damaging any circuitry in the phone.
  • With the back case fully removed and out of the way, use your fingers to remove the volume button.

  • Use caution in removal to prevent damaging any circuitry in the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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