Introduction

If your phone's camera is not working properly and need replacement, follow these steps to guide you through the replacement process.

Set the phone screen down on a clean flat surface.
  • Set the phone screen down on a clean flat surface.

  • Insert the plastic opening tool into the groove located between the body of the phone and the back plate protecting the battery.

  • Open the back of the device by prying around the sides of the back panel using the plastic opening tool.

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Insert the plastic opening tool in between the battery and the phone body.
  • Insert the plastic opening tool in between the battery and the phone body.

  • Pry up on the side of battery and remove it.

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Remove the bottom cover of the phone using the plastic opening tool.
  • Remove the bottom cover of the phone using the plastic opening tool.

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Remove the five 5.47mm and one 5.18mm Torx head screws using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.
  • Remove the five 5.47mm and one 5.18mm Torx head screws using a Phillips #0 screwdriver.

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Carefully remove the back cover using the plastic opening tool.
  • Carefully remove the back cover using the plastic opening tool.

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Pry up on the right side of the motherboard using the plastic opening tool.
  • Pry up on the right side of the motherboard using the plastic opening tool.

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Carefully detach the flex cable using a pair of tweezers.
  • Carefully detach the flex cable using a pair of tweezers.

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using the tweezers to  detach the flex cable to remove the camera
  • using the tweezers to detach the flex cable to remove the camera

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Conclusion

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

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