Introduction

If the device is on but nothing shows up on the screen, the screen may need to be replaced.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Use your hand to remove the small back cover.

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  • Remove the two 0.473" pan head screws as shown circled in the picture

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Image 1/1: The screen will still be connected by the wires
  • The screen should now detach from the main device.

  • The screen will still be connected by the wires

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  • Remove the wires attached to the white base by using the tweezers

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  • Do the same with the wires attached to the black base.

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  • The screen should now be completely separated from the main device.

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Image 1/1: Remove the two exposed screws.
  • Remove the rubber feet and the screws underneath.

  • Remove the two exposed screws.

  • Pull back cables to expose the screw and then remove it.

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  • Using the spudger, separate the top and bottom covers.

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  • Identify the gray back of the screen.

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  • Remove the screws.

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  • Remove the metal plates.

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Image 1/2: Using tweezers, pull the connector loose. Image 2/2: Using tweezers, pull the connector loose.
  • Using spudger, push the lock clips to unlock the ribbon cable.

  • Using tweezers, pull the connector loose.

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  • Place your hand on the front of the screen and push upwards.

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Conclusion

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

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