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Use thumb nail to release the white hook; then use fingertip to pry the battery loose starting from the top. Second photo gives a view from the back of the phone and battery.
  • Use thumb nail to release the white hook; then use fingertip to pry the battery loose starting from the top.

  • Second photo gives a view from the back of the phone and battery.

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Remove the 4 (4.7mm) philips head screws.
  • Remove the 4 (4.7mm) philips head screws.

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Unplug the rubber charger outlet cover.
  • Unplug the rubber charger outlet cover.

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Unplug the rubber headset jack cover.
  • Unplug the rubber headset jack cover.

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Begin by inserting the pry tool near the charger jack. There are 4 tabs to release.
  • Begin by inserting the pry tool near the charger jack.

  • There are 4 tabs to release.

    • Start at the bottom and slide the tool up, lifting the silver front of the phone away from the white backing.

  • Loosen the 2 side tabs before moving on to the top two.

  • See the second photo to see location of the tabs.

  • Be careful of the ribbon wires shown in second photo.

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Once the two side tabs are free; gently pry the white backing down to release the top two tabs. Hold the phone with the left hand as shown
  • Once the two side tabs are free; gently pry the white backing down to release the top two tabs.

  • Hold the phone with the left hand as shown

  • Wiggle the white backplate from side to side while pulling down with the right hand.

  • Be careful of the ribbon wires shown in second photo.

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Remove the ribbon wires connecting to the screen using the pry tool.
  • Remove the ribbon wires connecting to the screen using the pry tool.

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2 tabs hold the motherboard in place.
  • 2 tabs hold the motherboard in place.

  • Release the labeled tabs with the pry tool from the location shown.

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Separate the motherboard from the phone.
  • Separate the motherboard from the phone.

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Solder connections are accessable to replace the Chargers Jack.
  • Solder connections are accessable to replace the Chargers Jack.

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Conclusion

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

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