Introduction

Use this guide to replace the mini front LCD screen.

Open the phone so that it matches the photos to the left.
  • Open the phone so that it matches the photos to the left.

  • Using a thumb-tack, push-pin, or similar pin, remove the four plastic stoppers located around the main LCD screen.

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With the T8 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver, remove the four screws in the designated locations. The T8 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver can be substituted with a small flathead screwdriver. Screw removal may be slightly more difficult however.
  • With the T8 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver, remove the four screws in the designated locations.

  • The T8 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver can be substituted with a small flathead screwdriver. Screw removal may be slightly more difficult however.

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Deck the Halls
With tools and Fix Kits
Insert the head of a flathead screwdriver into the seam between the front cover and the phone. Pry gently until the cover gives slightly to create a slightly wider opening. You may hear a distinct pop as you pry.
  • Insert the head of a flathead screwdriver into the seam between the front cover and the phone.

  • Pry gently until the cover gives slightly to create a slightly wider opening. You may hear a distinct pop as you pry.

  • Remove the screwdriver and re-insert it into another portion of the seam. Continue making gaps around the cover of the phone until it is completely detached from the body.

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Using a small Phillips screwdriver, gently pry off the LCD screen from the board. Using a small Phillips screwdriver, gently pry off the LCD screen from the board.
  • Using a small Phillips screwdriver, gently pry off the LCD screen from the board.

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Using the head of the screwdriver, flip up the black tab connecting the ribbon-wire. Gently pull the LCD screen away from the board, the cable should come off with nearly no resistance.
  • Using the head of the screwdriver, flip up the black tab connecting the ribbon-wire.

  • Gently pull the LCD screen away from the board, the cable should come off with nearly no resistance.

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Conclusion

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

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