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Disassembling LG VX8550 Front Case

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  • Author: Nathan Jones
  • Time estimate: 5 minutes
  • Difficulty: Moderate

Steps to remove the LG VX8550 front case

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Step 1 Front Case  ¶ 

Remove the 2 screw covers next to the speaker with a push pin next to the camera.

Step 1 Front Case  ¶ 

  • Remove the 2 screw covers next to the speaker with a push pin next to the camera.

Step 2  ¶ 

Remove the 6 screws with a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Remove the 6 screws with a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

Step 3  ¶ 

Use the ipod opening tool to pry the screen casing and the slider mechanism apart from each other.

Step 3  ¶ 

  • Use the ipod opening tool to pry the screen casing and the slider mechanism apart from each other.

Step 4  ¶ 

Carefully lift the slider mechanism to see the ribbon cables underneath.

Step 4  ¶ 

  • Carefully lift the slider mechanism to see the ribbon cables underneath.

Step 5  ¶ 

Slide ribbon cable through the slider mechanism.

Step 5  ¶ 

  • Slide ribbon cable through the slider mechanism.

Step 6  ¶ 

Separate the two halves.

Step 6  ¶ 

  • Separate the two halves.