Introduction

Repair guide on how to replace a Speaker on a Samsung SPH-A500 cell phone.

Flip open the phone, remove the two rubber covers under the LCD screen.
  • Flip open the phone, remove the two rubber covers under the LCD screen.

  • Remove the two screws using a small Philips screwdriver.

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Using an Ipod opening tool or your finger nails, pry open the back cover of the LCD screen.
  • Using an Ipod opening tool or your finger nails, pry open the back cover of the LCD screen.

  • Note: Some force may be required.

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Completely separate the back cover from the rest of the phone.
  • Completely separate the back cover from the rest of the phone.

  • Close the phone.

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Deck the Halls
With tools and Fix Kits
The speaker is covered with silver tape on the bottom of the logic board.
  • The speaker is covered with silver tape on the bottom of the logic board.

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Remove the silver tape that is covering the speaker.
  • Remove the silver tape that is covering the speaker.

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Remove the speaker.
  • Remove the speaker.

  • Note: In order to completely remove the speaker you must disconnect the wires, which will require a soldering iron to reattach the new speaker.

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Attach the new speaker using a soldering iron.
  • Attach the new speaker using a soldering iron.

  • Put the speaker back to it's original position and place the silver tape over it.

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Conclusion

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

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