ZTE Awe Motherboard Replacement

  • Step 1 Remove the back cover

    • Remove the back cover of the phone to expose the phone's mid-frame.

  • Step 2 Remove battery

    • Pry the battery up and out of the phone.

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  • Step 3 Detach the mid frame

    • Use the Phillips Head 00 screw driver to unscrew the seven 0.1mm screws from the phone's mid frame.

  • Step 4 Separate the mid frame and the digitizer

    • Wedge the flat end of the spudger between the mid frame and the digitizer.

  • Step 5 Expose the motherboard

    • Gently pry the mid frame away from the rest of the phone to expose the motherboard.

  • Step 6 Remove the ribbon wires

    • Use the tweezers to remove the four ribbon wires on the sides of the device.

  • Step 7 Orient the motherboard

    • Orient the motherboard to expose the mid frame.

  • Step 8 Remove the connector

    • Remove the connector to free the motherboard from the screen.