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BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly, screen replacement and repair



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Tools required for disassembly: Torx 5 screwdriver, plastic tool such as a guitar plectrum or credit card.

First remove your back cover, battery, sim and memory card. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 1 Now lift the bezel at the bottom of the phone up and carefully peel it away from the phone. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 2 You should now have access to two screws. Remove these screws. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 3 Now lever the keypad up using your screwdriver in the hole indicated by the arrow below. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 4 The keypad will still be attached by a ribbon cable. This attaches like a plug and socket. Just lever it up to unplug. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 5 You should now have the keypad removed. Now remove the two black screws you can see, circled below. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 6 Now push the screen in the direction shown by the arrow and you'll have access to two more screws. Remove these screws.  BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 7 You can now separate the front of the phone from the battery compartment, as shown below. These parts will come apart without force. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 8 Now turn the phone over. Circled is another ribbon cable. Again this attaches like a plug and socket. Just lever it up, away from the circuit board, to unplug. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 9 Now lift the circuit board to one side and you'll see another ribbon cable. This ribbon connects in a different way to the last few and is called a zif connector. The silver part is a latch that opens and closes on a hinge. Carefully pull it up, towards the ribbon and the ribbon will be free. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 10 Below you can see the latch in the closed position. Refer to the next stage to see the latch in the open position. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 11 Below you can see the latch in the open position. You can now pull the ribbon cable free. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 12 You can now separate the screen and circuit board, as shown below. BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 13 The screen now simply slides out of the frame. Disassembly is now complete. Reverse the whole procedure for reassembly. 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! BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly stage 14
If you have any questions about how to take apart and repair your broken BlackBerry Bold 9900, email rob.lee@formymobile.co.uk. Or post a comment below for further help with BlackBerry Bold 9900 disassembly.

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