Introduction

Replacing the speaker is pretty simple, just be sure to keep track of all of the parts.

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  • Slide the battery cover up and off the phone.

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  • Pop the battery out of its slot by lifting it up.

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Image 1/3: Apply downward pressure to make the case lift upwards, thus popping the front case off. Image 2/3: Use caution when removing the front case. It may seem stuck but just ease it out. Image 3/3: Use caution when removing the front case. It may seem stuck but just ease it out.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool in between the front case and the back case.

  • Apply downward pressure to make the case lift upwards, thus popping the front case off.

    • Use caution when removing the front case. It may seem stuck but just ease it out.

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Image 1/2: Note that the top 2 screws are silver and the bottom 2 screws are black. Image 2/2: Note that the top 2 screws are silver and the bottom 2 screws are black.
  • Remove the 4 screws in the corners of the front of the phone using a T6 screwdriver.

    • Note that the top 2 screws are silver and the bottom 2 screws are black.

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Image 1/3: Remove the core by pulling straight up to prevent breaking the tab. Image 2/3: Remove the core by pulling straight up to prevent breaking the tab. Image 3/3: Remove the core by pulling straight up to prevent breaking the tab.
  • There is a black tab in the top left corner holding the core in place.

  • Remove the core by pulling straight up to prevent breaking the tab.

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Image 1/3: Using the plastic opening tool, undo the indicated clip on the bottom of the white plastic cover. Image 2/3: Remove the white plastic cover. Image 3/3: Remove the white plastic cover.
  • Pull back on the indicated tab of the white plastic cover to unhook it from the top of the phone.

  • Using the plastic opening tool, undo the indicated clip on the bottom of the white plastic cover.

    • Remove the white plastic cover.

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  • Remove the speaker by pulling it up and out of place with the tweezers.

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Conclusion

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

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