Introduction

This guide contains photos that do not include pictures of the back cover or battery. However, the instructions have been adjusted to reflect this lack of visual aid.

Image 1/1: Note: These images do not contain the back cover or battery of the phone.
  • Flip the phone over and take off the back cover

  • Note: These images do not contain the back cover or battery of the phone.

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Image 1/1: Note: These images do not contain the back cover or battery of the phone.
  • Use button to remove battery from the phone.

  • Note: These images do not contain the back cover or battery of the phone.

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Image 1/3: Slide SIM card down and gently pull out of the card slot Image 2/3: Slide SIM card down and gently pull out of the card slot Image 3/3: Slide SIM card down and gently pull out of the card slot
  • Locate SIM card

  • Slide SIM card down and gently pull out of the card slot

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Image 1/3: Unscrew each one using a phillips head #000 screwdriver. Image 2/3: Place screws on magnetic mat. Image 3/3: Place screws on magnetic mat.
  • Locate the six (4mm) screws on the back casing of the phone.

  • Unscrew each one using a phillips head #000 screwdriver.

  • Place screws on magnetic mat.

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Image 1/3: Carefully slide device along the seam and around the corners of the phone until the back is separated from the front. Image 2/3: Note: Some force must be exerted. Be careful when taking off panel. Go slow. Image 3/3: Note: The volume button may separate from the case, this is normal. It is not broken.
  • Starting at the top of the phone, carefully insert plastic opening device into the seam.

  • Carefully slide device along the seam and around the corners of the phone until the back is separated from the front.

  • Note: Some force must be exerted. Be careful when taking off panel. Go slow.

  • Note: The volume button may separate from the case, this is normal. It is not broken.

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Image 1/3: Carefully disconnect the gold connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 2/3: Carefully disconnect the gold connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 3/3: Carefully disconnect the gold connector from the motherboard using tweezers.
  • Locate the connection point of black wire running from the microphone to the motherboard.

  • Carefully disconnect the gold connector from the motherboard using tweezers.

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Image 1/3: Carefully lift and remove the connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 2/3: Carefully lift and remove the connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 3/3: Carefully lift and remove the connector from the motherboard using tweezers.
  • Locate the red connector at the top of the motherboard.

  • Carefully lift and remove the connector from the motherboard using tweezers.

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Image 1/3: Carefully disconnect the connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 2/3: Carefully disconnect the connector from the motherboard using tweezers. Image 3/3: Carefully disconnect the connector from the motherboard using tweezers.
  • Locate the gold connector that connects the screen to the motherboard.

  • Carefully disconnect the connector from the motherboard using tweezers.

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Image 1/3: Lift the motherboard from the cell phone. Image 2/3: Lift the motherboard from the cell phone. Image 3/3: Lift the motherboard from the cell phone.
  • Start at the bottom of the motherboard and gently pry it from the back of the cell phone using the plastic opening tool.

  • Lift the motherboard from the cell phone.

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  • Remove the motherboard from the cell phone.

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Image 1/2: Locate the one black, rubber tab near the base of the phone. Image 2/2: Locate the one black, rubber tab near the base of the phone.
  • Locate the two black, rubber tabs near the top of the back of the phone.

  • Locate the one black, rubber tab near the base of the phone.

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Image 1/3: Tuck each tab behind the white notch. Image 2/3: By tucking the tabs behind each notch. This allows improves the ease of removing the keypad. Image 3/3: By tucking the tabs behind each notch. This allows improves the ease of removing the keypad.
  • Using tweezers, pry each of the tabs open.

  • Tuck each tab behind the white notch.

  • By tucking the tabs behind each notch. This allows improves the ease of removing the keypad.

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Image 1/3: Carefully lift keypad around the edges. Image 2/3: Remove keypad from the cell phone. Image 3/3: Remove keypad from the cell phone.
  • Flip phone over to make the keypad visable.

  • Carefully lift keypad around the edges.

  • Remove keypad from the cell phone.

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Conclusion

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

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