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Sony XPERIA Z1 Compact / D5503 - Ho to replace broken touch screen glass and LCD Display.

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Xperia Z1 Compact with a broken screen. Replacement Display assembly and Adhesive stickers.
  • Xperia Z1 Compact with a broken screen.

  • Replacement Display assembly and Adhesive stickers.

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Use hair dryer or heat gun and warm the glass for ~1 minute. Start the separating from the earpiece hole. Use a thin plastic tool (plastic pick). Start the separating from the earpiece hole. Use a thin plastic tool (plastic pick).
  • Use hair dryer or heat gun and warm the glass for ~1 minute.

  • Start the separating from the earpiece hole. Use a thin plastic tool (plastic pick).

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Disconnect the display assemble flex cable. Disconnect the display assemble flex cable. Disconnect the display assemble flex cable.
  • Disconnect the display assemble flex cable.

Don't do what I did and try to separate the display with the plastic frame - until I realized my mistake. I broke the glue line which makes the phone water proof to some extent, but tried to re-glue the frame by using the heat gun.

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Clean the frame from the adhesive tape. Connect the new spare part for test. Connect the new spare part for test.
  • Clean the frame from the adhesive tape.

  • Connect the new spare part for test.

hi i've already do this job one time, but i can't clean the old glue properly, and i have to do everything one more time. could you suggest me something to remove the old adhesive from the frame?

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Disconnect the display and install the adhesive sticker. Disconnect the display and install the adhesive sticker.
  • Disconnect the display and install the adhesive sticker.

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Now we a ready to install the new display. Now we a ready to install the new display. Now we a ready to install the new display.
  • Now we a ready to install the new display.

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That's all!
  • That's all!

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Conclusion

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

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