HTC One A9 Display Assembly Repair

HTC One A9 Display Assembly Repair Guide

Find brand new, fully tested HTC One A9 replacement screens and parts here.

Recommended Tools:

Nylon Spudger
SIM Card Ejection Tool
Fine Tip Curved Tweezers
Precision Knife Set
2mm Premium Red Adhesive
Multi-Purpose Heat Gun
Professional Phillips Screwdriver
Playing Cards

Step 1
 
Power down your HTC One A9 smartphone. 

Step 2 (HTC One A9 Nano SIM Card Tray and microSD Card Tray)
 
Eject the Nano SIM card tray and then the microSD card tray.
 
Step 3 (HTC One A9 Display Assembly)
 
Begin to free the HTC One A9 display assembly by using the heat gun to warm up the adhesive.
 
With the precision knife carefully create separation and insert a playing card to start slicing through the adhesive.
 
Take your time and apply additional heat as needed.
 
When attacking the adhesive, be mindful of the capacitive home button and fingerprint sensor.
 
The HTC One A9 screen is still connected to the motherboard. Do not try to remove it completely, or you will damage the data cable connecting the display to the middle of the phone.
 
Remove the following 2 Phillips screws securing the bracket to the motherboard.
 
Remove the HTC One A9 display cable bracket.
 
Use the spudger to disconnect the display cable and remove the HTC One A9 display assembly.
 
 
* To reassemble your device, follow the steps in reverse order.