Introdução

If you have damaged your side case, it is possible to replace. It requires time, a lot of disassembling, and includes many small parts.

Apply an upward force to slide the back cover off.
  • Apply an upward force to slide the back cover off.

Adicionar comentário

Use your finger to push down on the top of the battery and pull it out.
  • Use your finger to push down on the top of the battery and pull it out.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the five 3.0mm Phillips #000 screws along the edge of the rear case.
  • Remove the five 3.0mm Phillips #000 screws along the edge of the rear case.

Adicionar comentário

Use a plastic opening tool to pry the rear case loose.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the rear case loose.

Adicionar comentário

Once the rear case is loose, lift it from the rest of the phone.
  • Once the rear case is loose, lift it from the rest of the phone.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the two 2.9 mm Phillips #000 screws that are slightly off-centered to the right.
  • Remove the two 2.9 mm Phillips #000 screws that are slightly off-centered to the right.

Adicionar comentário

Use the plastic opening tool to pry the motherboard loose.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry the motherboard loose.

Adicionar comentário

Hold the motherboard from the top and bottom and slowly lift the motherboard until you feel a pull.
  • Hold the motherboard from the top and bottom and slowly lift the motherboard until you feel a pull.

  • The flex cable is attached at the bottom of the motherboard and can be damaged if too much lifting force is applied.

Adicionar comentário

Once the motherboard is lifted , rotate the motherboard up 90 degrees to the right.
  • Once the motherboard is lifted , rotate the motherboard up 90 degrees to the right.

Adicionar comentário

Use your finger to pull the flex cable out from its connector.
  • Use your finger to pull the flex cable out from its connector.

Adicionar comentário

Pull the motherboard away from the rest of the phone.
  • Pull the motherboard away from the rest of the phone.

Adicionar comentário

Lift the silicon keypad away from the rest of the phone.
  • Lift the silicon keypad away from the rest of the phone.

Adicionar comentário

Remove the four 2.0mm Phillips #000 screws on the golden squares.
  • Remove the four 2.0mm Phillips #000 screws on the golden squares.

Adicionar comentário

Slowly lift the side case away from the rest of the phone.
  • Slowly lift the side case away from the rest of the phone.

  • The flex cable can be torn if it is caught on the frame of the side case.

Adicionar comentário

Conclusão

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

Johnny Phane

Member since: 15-04-2013

28 reputação

10 Guides authored

Equipe

Cal Poly, Team 13-63, Johann Spring 2013 Membro de Cal Poly, Team 13-63, Johann Spring 2013

CPSU-JOHANN-S13S13G63

3 Membros

10 Guides authored

Adicionar comentário

Visualizar Estatísticas:

Últimas 24 horas: 0

Últimos 7 dias: 1

Últimos 30 dias: 4

Todo: 841