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Change cases I am replacing the game boy shell and I can't see how to separate the ribbon that connects the bottom shell (containing the controls) to the top of the shell (containing the screen)

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Re: Change cases

If you have the correct screw drivers, open up the bottom if you can see the ending of the ribbon on the motherboard, slide a "regular" screw driver under the clasp and gently lift up. this will free the ribbon from the mother board. i believe the clasp is black. but remember be gentle and try not to scrape the ribbon too badly.

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