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Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly, screen replacement and repair



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Tools required for disassembly: Torx 3 screwdriver and Torx 5 screwdriver

First remove the battery cover, battery, sim card and memory card. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 1 Use something like a guitar plectrum or the edge of a credit card to lift the keypad out. Position your credit card below the zero key to do this. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 2 You should now have the keypad removed, like below. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 3 Now remove the four screws in the back of the phone. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 4 Run your fingernail or credit card between the front and back part of the phone. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 5 The two parts of the phone will still be connected by a ribbon (circled below). This connects like a plug and socket. Simply lift it away from the phone to unplug this connecter. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 6 Your phone should now look like below. You'll notice another ribbon (circled) will have unplugged itself. We'll come back to this in the very last stage of the guide. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 7 Wedge your credit card underneath the keypad part to remove this part. It'll be stuck down with double sided tape near the top so will peel away. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 8 Your phone should now look like below. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 9 Now turn the phone over and separate the plastic and metal parts shown below. Start near the top. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 10 Your phone should now look like below. Next remove the four screws you can see (circled). Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 11 Run your credit card around the edge of the housing to separate the two parts. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 12 Now open the slide slightly so that there is enough space to pull the ribbon connector through. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 13 Your phone should now look like below. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 14 Unclip the black part shown below. Disconnect the circled ribbon connector. Again, it attaches like a plug and socket. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 15 You can now remove the LCD and connected ribbons, as shown below. This part will come away from the phone cover with very little force. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 16 The ribbon is attached to the back of the LCD screen with double sided tape. Peel this away from the LCD. Replace the LCD and stick the ribbon on to the new back of the new one. Reverse the whole procedure for reassembly but first take note of the step below. Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 17 Note that you need to put the phone back together in a slightly different order to how you took it apart. When you took the phone apart you separated the top and bottom half of the phone and then removed the part shown below. When you put the phone back together you need to reattach the top and bottom half of the phone first and then reconnect the ribbon (circled). If you've found this disassembly guide useful, please support formymobile.co.uk and order the tools and parts you need from our site. We ship worldwide! Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly stage 18
If you have any questions about how to take apart and repair your broken Nokia 5610 Xpress Music, email rob.lee@formymobile.co.uk. Or post a comment below for help with further Nokia 5610 Xpress Music disassembly.

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