The Samsung G600 is a mobile phone with a sliding screen that retracts to reveal a keypad. Becuse the front screen is exposed to the elements, there is always the risk of damage. And because this phone has exterior moving parts, that means disassembly can be tricky if you want to replace a damaged screen. With a little time and patience it's possible for you to replace the screen yourself.
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Things you need
- Phillips screwdriver
Turn off your G600 and turn the unit over. Slide the back battery cover off of the unit and remove the battery.
Remove the six screws from the sides and corners of the back of the G600 and remove the back panel. The motherboard will now be exposed in the front half of the phone.
Unplug the ribbon cable from its port in the left side of the motherboard.
Lift the motherboard up from the bottom and unplug the remaining ribbon cable from its port on the underside of the board. Set the motherboard aside.
Lift the square panel out of the bottom of the phone housing and remove the four screws on the sides of the upper part of the housing.
Lift the sliding frame off of the unit and set it aside.
Remove the four screws from the sides of the screen cover and unplug the screen cable in the middle of the phone housing.
Lift the metal screen cover out of the phone housing to expose the back of the LCD screen.
Lift the screen out of the phone housing and unplug all ribbon cable from the back of the screen.
Fit a new screen in the housing and reverse the steps for reassembly.
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