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Introduction

Use this guide to remove the back cover of the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact.

  1. Heat up along the edges of the cover to soften the glue.
    • Heat up along the edges of the cover to soften the glue.

    • Ideal temperature is around 120 - 150 °C for 60 seconds.

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  3. Place a suction cup on the back cover and pull to open a gap.
    • Place a suction cup on the back cover and pull to open a gap.

    • Insert a guitar pick into the gap and slide it around the corner of the back cover to cut the adhesive sticker.

  4. Finally, remove the back cover.
    • Finally, remove the back cover.

    • Be careful, the back cover is fragile and can break.

    • It can be a good idea to wear protective glasses. If the glass shatters, it could enter your eye.

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