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  1. Remove the back cover and the battery Remove the back cover and the battery
    • Remove the back cover and the battery

  2. Using a Phillips scredriver, remove the screws Using a thin tool or a blade detach the midframe from the the display assembly Using a thin tool or a blade detach the midframe from the the display assembly
    • Using a Phillips scredriver, remove the screws

    • Using a thin tool or a blade detach the midframe from the the display assembly

  3. Remove the sticker with a heat source, for example using a hair dryer Unplug the marked connector on the motherboard Remove the stickers that holds the flat under the big sticker you removed earlier. Now remove the marked screw that keeps the motherboard in place
    • Remove the sticker with a heat source, for example using a hair dryer

    • Unplug the marked connector on the motherboard

    • Remove the stickers that holds the flat under the big sticker you removed earlier. Now remove the marked screw that keeps the motherboard in place

  4. Lift the motherboard and unplug the antenna cable Using heat and a blade, remove the adesive holding the volume/power button Remove the motherboard
    • Lift the motherboard and unplug the antenna cable

    • Using heat and a blade, remove the adesive holding the volume/power button

    • Remove the motherboard

  5. Remove the flat cable interconnecting the display and the motherboard. It's  glued on the back of the frame.
    • Remove the flat cable interconnecting the display and the motherboard. It's glued on the back of the frame.

  6. Heat the display edges to soften the glue. Gradually insert a thin blade to remove the faulty display. Remove the old adesive and clean carefully the surface to apply the new adesive. Remove the old adesive and clean carefully the surface to apply the new adesive.
    • Heat the display edges to soften the glue. Gradually insert a thin blade to remove the faulty display.

    • Remove the old adesive and clean carefully the surface to apply the new adesive.

  7. Apply the double sided tape on the edges of the frame so the enclosure is ready for a new display. Apply the double sided tape on the edges of the frame so the enclosure is ready for a new display. Apply the double sided tape on the edges of the frame so the enclosure is ready for a new display.
    • Apply the double sided tape on the edges of the frame so the enclosure is ready for a new display.

Conclusion

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

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