Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly



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Tools required:
Torx 6 screwdriver, Phillips screwdriver


1) Remove the back cover, battery and four screws you can see

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 1


2) Next run a fingernail along the edge of the antenna cover to remove it

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 2


3) Next run a fingernail along the edge of the housing to remove the front cover

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 3


4) With the front cover now removed you can access the keypad part. Lift this from left to right to remove. It clips onto the circuit board attaching like a plug and socket. Simply lift away and to unplug

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 4


5) Your phone will now look like below giving you access to the LCD screen
Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 5


6) Flip the screen over from right to left to access the ribbon which connects the screen and circuit board. Unplug the ribbon by lifting it upwards. If you only need to replace the LCD you do not need to go any further in the disassembly procedure. Simply replace the LCD and reassemble

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 6


7) Unplug the ribbon indicated below. Slide the ribbon through the gap in the circuit board

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 7


8) Your phone should now look like the picture below and you have pretty much finished disassembly. Other parts still in the chassis, like the buttons, camera etc will pop out very easily if need be

Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly stage 8


If you have any questions about Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly, please email rob.lee@formymobile.co.uk. The official service manual for this phone may also help you with further Sony Ericsson W810i disassembly. Click here for details