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  1. Power down the phone by holding down the red "end" button.
    • Power down the phone by holding down the red "end" button.

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  2. Push and hold the button on the back toward the direction of the arrow to unlock the battery.
    • Push and hold the button on the back toward the direction of the arrow to unlock the battery.

    • Lift and remove the battery from the back of the phone.

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    • Use a push pin or tweezers to remove the neoprene screw-cover located on the upper, left corner of the back casing.

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    • Unscrew all four, 5mm Tri-Wing screws.

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    • Pry the back casing off the device using a spudger. Work your way along the edges to completely separate the back casing from the device.

    • This step may require extra force. But too much force could break the back casing.

    • Remove the headphone jack cover when separating the back casing. The headphone jack is located on the opposite side of the antenna.

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    • Gently lift up the motherboard. The keypad should now be exposed.

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    • Using tweezers, pull on the silver flex ribbon to disconnect it from the motherboard.

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    • Remove the motherboard from the back of the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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