Introdução

Use this guide to replace a defective vibration unit in your bq Aquaris M5.

Insert the tip of an iFixit opening tool between the back cover and the mid frame of the phone.
  • Insert the tip of an iFixit opening tool between the back cover and the mid frame of the phone.

    • Between the 2 SIM card slots is a good place to start.

  • Slide the opening tool to the bottom of the phone, to snap out the plastic clips, connecting the back cover and mid frame.

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Slide the opening tool back to the top of the phone, to disconnect all the clips on the edge.
  • Slide the opening tool back to the top of the phone, to disconnect all the clips on the edge.

  • Slide around the corner and along the top edge, to also disconnect these clips.

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  • Be careful not to bend the back cover too hard to prevent some of the clips breaking.

  • Grab the back cover by the loosened edge.

  • Gently bend and twist the flexible back cover a bit to disconnect the remaining clips.

  • Take off the back cover.

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  • Damaging the liquid indicator sticker, on the middle most screw, will void the warranty of the phone.

  • Unscrew the ten black 4mm Phillips #00 Screws from the mainboard shield.

  • Unscrew the golden 3.4mm Phillips #00 screw on the middle-right side of the mainboard shield.

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  • Insert the flat side of a spudger between the mainboard shield and the frame of the phone.

  • Twist the spudger to lift up the mainboard shield.

  • Remove the mainboard shield from the phone.

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  • Use a spudger to disconnect the battery's flex cable from the mainboard.

  • Pull of the sticker on the bottom side of the battery.

  • Grab the sticker and lift it up to take the battery out of the phone.

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  • FPC Connectors can break easily, be very careful.

  • Use an opening tool or your finger nail to open the FPC connector.

  • Disconnect the FPC connector cable.

  • Use the tip of a spudger to leverage the camera out of its housing.

  • Remove the front camera.

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  • Use the flat side of a spudger to disconnect the camera's flex cable.

  • Use Tweezers to grab the camera and lift it out of the phone.

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  • Use a SIM card eject tool, to eject the two SIM card slots on one side.

  • Use a SIM card eject tool, to eject the micro SD card slot on the other side.

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  • Use tweezers to unplug the antenna cable in the bottom right of the mainboard.

  • Use a spudger to disconnect the two flex cables at the bottom of the mainboard.

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  • Use the flat end of a spudger to disconnect the flex cable at the top of your the mainboard.

  • Bend the cable a bit over the edge, so it won't block the mainboard later, when you are taking it out.

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  • Take out the 4mm Phillips #00 screw, holding the mainboard to the frame.

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  • Insert the flat end of a spudger between the mainboard and the mid frame.

    • The best spot is on the right side next to the two SIM card slots.

  • Use the spudger to lever the mainboard.

  • Take the mainboard out of the phone.

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  • Insert the tip of a spudger underneath the vibration unit to loosen it from the adhesive.

  • Use tweezers to grab the vibration unit and take it out of the phone.

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Conclusão

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

Theo Mat

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