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Introduction

You will need to obtain a T5 screwdriver in order to effectively remove the screen from the phone.

Parts

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  1. Before disassembling the phone, make sure the phone is powered off.
    • Before disassembling the phone, make sure the phone is powered off.

  2. Flip to the back of the phone and locate the black button on the top of the phone.
    • Flip to the back of the phone and locate the black button on the top of the phone.

  3. Firmly hold down the black button on the top of the phone and gently snap off the back cover.
    • Firmly hold down the black button on the top of the phone and gently snap off the back cover.

  4. Remove the battery by wedging it out from the back.
    • Remove the battery by wedging it out from the back.

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  6. Locate the five screws indicated on the phone.
    • Locate the five screws indicated on the phone.

  7. Use a T5 Screwdriver and unscrew the five screws.
    • Use a T5 Screwdriver and unscrew the five screws.

  8. Once the screws are off, there should be a plastic cover on top of your screen.  Gently slide the plastic cover off.
    • Once the screws are off, there should be a plastic cover on top of your screen. Gently slide the plastic cover off.

  9. Now gently pull metal cover off.
    • Now gently pull metal cover off.

  10. You should now see the screen on the front side of the phone. Wedge your finger to the side of the phone.  Apply some force to pop out the screen.
    • You should now see the screen on the front side of the phone. Wedge your finger to the side of the phone. Apply some force to pop out the screen.

  11. Now that screen is removed, replace the old screen with the new screen.
    • Now that screen is removed, replace the old screen with the new screen.

    • Reassemble the device by doing the steps in reverse order.

Conclusion

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

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