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Slider has seperated

Is there a way for me to reconnect the face portion of the phone back to the base? The phone still works completely, but it is just in two pieces. Bring it to the tech counter at verizon, or can I don something myself?

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If the actual sliding mechanism has broken, then the phone most likely needs replacement or a trip to the manufacturer. If you have insurance on your phone, Verizon will cover it. Even if you don't have insurance, take it to the nearest Verizon shop.

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