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Introduction

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  1. Use the flat end of a spudger to lift the digitizer cable connector straight up off of its socket. Be careful to lift from the short side of the socket (NOT like the picture shows) as the pins in the socket are extremely fragile and can easily break requiring a replacement logic board!
    • Use the flat end of a spudger to lift the digitizer cable connector straight up off of its socket.

    • Be careful to lift from the short side of the socket (NOT like the picture shows) as the pins in the socket are extremely fragile and can easily break requiring a replacement logic board!

  2. Slide the spudger under the battery side of the digitizer board to begin separating it from the rear case. Lift the digitizer board up to free the last of the adhesive. Lift the digitizer board up to free the last of the adhesive.
    • Slide the spudger under the battery side of the digitizer board to begin separating it from the rear case.

    • Lift the digitizer board up to free the last of the adhesive.

  3. Lift and remove the front panel from the iPad.
    • Lift and remove the front panel from the iPad.

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