Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly



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Tools required: Torx 6 screwdriver
  • Remove the back cover and battery and you'll see four screws. Remove these

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 1

  • Remove the part shown below and you'll have access to two more screws. Remove these

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 2

  • Run your fingernail along the edge of the housing to separate the battery compartment from the rest of the phone

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 3

  • Your phone should now look like the picture below

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 4

  • Lift the circuit board from the phone and you'll see two ribbons connected to it. Unplug these

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 5

  • Now remove the screws you see which hold the top and bottom half of the phone together

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 6

  • Now remove the screws from the top half of the phone to access the LCD

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 7

  • Unplug the two ribbons you see
     

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 8

  • Run your fingernail along the edge of the housing to separate the two parts and you now have access to the LCD

Sony Ericsson S700i disassembly stage 9

  • Replace the old screen with new and reverse the whole procedure for reassembly
     

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