1. Peel back the sticker, using the tweezers on the bottom of the device to reveal the two screws.
    • Peel back the sticker, using the tweezers on the bottom of the device to reveal the two screws.

  2. Unscrew the two T5 screws using the T5 Torx Screwdriver.
    • Unscrew the two T5 screws using the T5 Torx Screwdriver.

  3. Insert the flat head screwdriver into the edge of the device. Using it as a lever, carefully pry the face-plate up.
    • Insert the flat head screwdriver into the edge of the device. Using it as a lever, carefully pry the face-plate up.

  4. Carefully grab the ribbon cable with two fingers and pull the yellow ribbon cable upwards away from the motherboard.
    • Carefully grab the ribbon cable with two fingers and pull the yellow ribbon cable upwards away from the motherboard.

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  6. Remove the screen from of the face-plate.
    • Remove the screen from of the face-plate.

  7. Insert the new screen into the face-plate.
    • Insert the new screen into the face-plate.

  8. Reattach the yellow ribbon cable to the motherboard.
    • Reattach the yellow ribbon cable to the motherboard.

  9. Using two hands, hold both ends of the device and snap the two plates together.
    • Using two hands, hold both ends of the device and snap the two plates together.

  10. Re-insert the two T5 screws and tighten.
    • Re-insert the two T5 screws and tighten.

  11. Re-apply the label edges back down to cover the screws.
    • Re-apply the label edges back down to cover the screws.

Conclusion

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

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Hi! Thanks for doing this. How do I release the yellow cable from the board?

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