Motorola A1000 disassembly

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Tools required: T5 screwdriver
  • Turn your phone over so the camera is facing you and remove the battery cover and battery. Then remove the 8 screws (circled below). You can now separate the back of the housing from the rest of the phone.

  • Once you have removed the back of the housing, you'll see 2 more screws. Remove these. You can now remove the front part of the housing from the main body of the phone.

  • Your phone should now look like the image below.

  • Carefully remove the keyboard interface from he main board of the phone.

  • Your phone should now look like the image below. Carefully unclip the connector (circled below) from the main board. You should now be able to lift the screen from the main board.

  • With the screen removed, the job is nearly finished. There are five clips around the screen which need to be removed (two of them are circled below)

  • You should now have the screen separated, as below

  • Reverse the procedure for disassembly and it's finished. 
     

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