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Changes to Google Pixel 2 XL Rear Camera Replacement Introduction

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Google Pixel 2 XL Back-FacingRear Camera Replacement
Google Pixel 2 XL Back-FacingRear Camera Replacement
Introduction
The back-facing camera takes pictures and shoots video. ThisUse this guide will show you how to removereplace the rear camera in a defective camera without damaging other components. Before beginning please make sure you have all the necessary tools listed below which are required to complete this replacement effectively. We also advise you to be extra cautious while using the suction handle and the spudger.Pixel 2 XL.
The back-facing camera takes pictures and shoots video. ThisUse this guide will show you how to removereplace the rear camera in a defective camera without damaging other components. Before beginning please make sure you have all the necessary tools listed below which are required to complete this replacement effectively. We also advise you to be extra cautious while using the suction handle and the spudger.Pixel 2 XL.
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ToCompare your new replacement part to the original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing. [ … ] '''To reassemble your device, follow these instructionsthe above steps in reverse order.order.''' [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Google%20Pixel%202%20XL|Answers community] for troubleshooting help.
ToCompare your new replacement part to the original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing. [ … ] '''To reassemble your device, follow these instructionsthe above steps in reverse order.order.''' [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Google%20Pixel%202%20XL|Answers community] for troubleshooting help.
Summary
Replacing brokenReplace a faulty camera that is not taking pictures or recording video correctly.in the Google Pixel 2 XL.
Replacing brokenReplace a faulty camera that is not taking pictures or recording video correctly.in the Google Pixel 2 XL.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • iFixit Opening Picks set of 6 x1 added.
  • Tweezers x1 added.
  • iOpener x1 added.
  • Phillips #00 Screwdriver x1 added.
  • JIS #000 Screwdriver x1 removed.

Parts

  • Google Pixel 2 XL Display Adhesive x1 added.
  • Tesa 61395 Tape x1 added.