Introduction

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Remove the back cover with the opening tool to reveal the battery
  • Remove the back cover with the opening tool to reveal the battery

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Now remove the battery and keep it somewhere safe for now
  • Now remove the battery and keep it somewhere safe for now

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  • Unscrew the nine screws shown with the Philips #0 screwdriver

  • Be sure not to lose any screws

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  • You must detach and replace the entire motherboard the replace the charging port

  • Slowly lift the motherboard up to pull it off the orange strip

  • Pull slowly, you do not want to break this strip

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  • Due to the connector being sawdered on you must replace the whole mother boar so, insert your new motherboard

  • Make sure you line it up correctly with the orange strip

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Conclusion

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

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Diandra

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sawdered = soldered...Other than that it is pretty straight forward...thank you...

Jeffrey Harp - Reply

Typo, Step 4:

“You must detach and replace the entire motherboard the replace the charging port”

the = to

(could have been ‘to’ or ‘then’, but last step dictates it means ‘to replace the port’’

Thanks for the excellent and simple guides!

Kim Lindstrom - Reply

why dont you just replace the charging port??? any good tech should have that skill in the bank 100%

Philip Moskal - Reply

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