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Fingerprint Scanner Sensor Replacement
Fingerprint Scanner Sensor Replacement
Introduction
This guide will instruct you how to replace the fingerprint scanner on your Google Pixel XL. Secured in place with only light adhesive, the scanner can be easily removed once accessed. [ … ] '''The Pixel XL’s unreinforced display panel is fragile''' and is attached to the frame with strong adhesive, making repairs difficult. There is a considerable chance of breaking the display, especially if it already has micro-fractures. Be sure to apply plenty of heat and be extremely careful during the prying stage.
This guide will instruct you how to replace the fingerprint scanner on your Google Pixel XL. Secured in place with only light adhesive, the scanner can be easily removed once accessed. [ … ] '''The Pixel XL’s unreinforced display panel is fragile''' and is attached to the frame with strong adhesive, making repairs difficult. There is a considerable chance of breaking the display, especially if it already has micro-fractures. Be sure to apply plenty of heat and be extremely careful during the prying stage.
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To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Google%20Pixel%20XL|Google Pixel XL Answers community] for troubleshooting help.
To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Google%20Pixel%20XL|Google Pixel XL Answers community] for troubleshooting help.
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This is a replacement guide forRemove and replace the fingerprint sensor or fingerprint scanner on from the Google Pixel XL.
This is a replacement guide forRemove and replace the fingerprint sensor or fingerprint scanner on from the Google Pixel XL.

Guide Prerequisites

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  • iOpener x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Picks set of 6 x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Tools x1 removed.

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  • Google Pixel XL Display Adhesive x1 added.

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