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Razr V3i front screen.

This is the front screen on the flip-lid which is cracked. I have a new screen but am not sure how to remove the cracked one. Is it with a hair-dryer set at moderate heat to soften the adhesive under the old front? Please can you help.

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  • oldgit72 Apr 08, 2008

    I think I asked the wrong question...its only the front inset glass that is cracked, not the whole screen. I did replace it once before but being an `old git' I can't remember how I did it. I think I used a Hair Dryer on low heat to release the adhesive! Can anyone confirm that please?

  • oldgit72 Apr 08, 2008

    Hi,



    My word, you do over-react a bit. But I am sorry about my answer...you did give me a good remedy, but to the wrong question so it wasn't your fault. I do know the inset front glass can be removed without dismantling the phone, but I want to how exactly, before I start. I was a Proffessional Engineer tuning F1 Cars, but that was back in the days before Computers came along and buggered things about!

    Thanks.

    Oldgit.

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Dear oldgit72

Use the following guide to take apart the phone's LCD

http://www.formymobile.co.uk/Dismantle/v3lcd.pdf

If you need extremely analytical instructions these can be found here.

http://www.formymobile.co.uk/Dismantle/v3disassembly.pdf

I hope you can fix your phone.

Regards
EngineerGR

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    T.M. Apr 08, 2008

    YOU SHOULD HAVE ASKED THE RIGHT QUESTION THE FIRST TIME!!!!!!!!!!!!

    The rating you gave is not FAIR!!!

    I have answered the question with the proper answer!

    This is insane...


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