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Image 1/3: If the touch screen is not working, press and hold the home button and the power button for 5 seconds.

EditStep 1  Turn off the phone 

  • Turn off the phone.
  • If the touch screen is not working, press and hold the home button and the power button for 5 seconds.
Image 1/3: Put the suction cup on the glass and with a cutter carefully lift a little the glass to make a room for the plastic tool.

EditStep 2  Pentalobe screws 

  • With a pentalobe screwdriver remove the two security screws near to the charging connector.
  • Put the suction cup on the glass and with a cutter carefully lift a little the glass to make a room for the plastic tool.
  • With a plastic pick or other plastic tool separate the screen from the phone but not open it fully.
Image 1/3: Up on the connector there is a small metal bracket.

EditStep 3  The Home button flex cable 

  • Disconnect the Home button flex cable.
  • Up on the connector there is a small metal bracket.
Image 1/3: Remove the metal bracket.

EditStep 4  The Battery connector

  • Remove the two Phillips screws.
  • Remove the metal bracket.
  • Disconnect the battery.
Image 1/3: Remove them and the remove the bracket.

EditStep 5  Upper bracket 

  • The display flex cable connectors bracket is secured by four Phillips screws.
  • Remove them and the remove the bracket.
Image 1/3: The front camera flex cable

EditStep 6  The display flex cables

  • Disconnect:
    • The front camera flex cable
    • The LCD flex cable
    • The touch screen flex
  • Now you can remove the display assembly.
Image 1/1: Home button assembly

EditStep 7  Display Assembly parts 

  • From the old spare part we have to remove and install to the new spare part:
    • Home button assembly
    • Earpiece
    • Front camera and proximity sensor flex cable
    • LCD shield
Image 1/3: Remove the metal bracket.

EditStep 8  Home button assembly 

  • Remove the 3x Phillips screws.
  • Remove the metal bracket.
  • Use a plastic tool and gently separate the Home button assembly.
Image 1/3: The screws are different sizes.

EditStep 9  Earpiece 

  • Remove the two Phillips screws.
  • The screws are different sizes.
  • Remove the earpiece bracket.
  • Remove the earpiece.
Image 1/3: Originally the flex cable is stuck to the LCD shield by a black sticker. Unstuck the sticker or remove the flex cable together with the LCD shield. Do this careful!

EditStep 10  Front camera and proximity flex cable. 

  • Use a plastic tool and gently remove the flex cable.
  • Originally the flex cable is stuck to the LCD shield by a black sticker. Unstuck the sticker or remove the flex cable together with the LCD shield. Do this careful!
  • Inspect the new spare part and install on it all small missing parts from the old spare part (front camera bracket, light sensor bracket, etc.).
Image 1/3: This is the final part that we have to remove from the old display assembly.

EditStep 11  LCD shield 

  • The LCD shield is secured by 5x Philleips screws.
  • This is the final part that we have to remove from the old display assembly.
Image 1/3: Install the LCD shield with 5x Phillips screws

EditStep 12  Reassembling 

  • Start with reassembling:
    • Install the LCD shield with 5x Phillips screws
    • Install the front camera flex and the earpiece with the bracket with two fillips screws (the screws are different).
    • Install the home button assembly – metal bracket and 3x Phillips screws
    • Connect the display assembly flex cables and install the bracket with 4x Phillips screws
    • Connect the battery and install the bracket with two Phillips screws
    • Connect the home button flex and put the small bracket up on it
    • Close the display assembly and and secure it with the two penatalobe screws

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