Introduction

This guide shows how to remove the vibrator.

  1. To remove the back cover, use your thumb to press down on the center of case and slide it off.
    • To remove the back cover, use your thumb to press down on the center of case and slide it off.

  2. Using a fingernail lift the battery out of the phone.
    • Using a fingernail lift the battery out of the phone.

  3. To remove the front cover, lift up the case with a fingernail in the small slot as shown.
    • To remove the front cover, lift up the case with a fingernail in the small slot as shown.

  4. To remove the front grey case, remove the two screws shown with a T5 Torx Screwdriver.
    • To remove the front grey case, remove the two screws shown with a T5 Torx Screwdriver.

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  6. Pry up the dark grey case with your fingernail until all four snaps around the top are loose.
    • Pry up the dark grey case with your fingernail until all four snaps around the top are loose.

  7. Lift up towards the bottom and slide the case off.
    • Lift up towards the bottom and slide the case off.

  8. Use a plastic opening tool to lift the black tape off of the ribbon cable connector.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to lift the black tape off of the ribbon cable connector.

  9. Lift the ribbon cable connector lock using a plastic opening tool.
    • Lift the ribbon cable connector lock using a plastic opening tool.

  10. Slide the black ribbon cable tray out with a plastic opening tool. Shown in the second picture is the try already slid out.
    • Slide the black ribbon cable tray out with a plastic opening tool.

    • Shown in the second picture is the try already slid out.

  11. Slide the ribbon cable out of the connector. Shown in the second picture is the cable already out.
    • Slide the ribbon cable out of the connector.

    • Shown in the second picture is the cable already out.

  12. Use a plastic opening tool to lift up on the screen board and release the clips holding it in place.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to lift up on the screen board and release the clips holding it in place.

    • Lift the entire board out of the phone to remove both screens.

  13. Use a plastic opening tool to lift the vibrator out of its slot.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to lift the vibrator out of its slot.

Conclusion

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

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