Samsung Galaxy J5 Screen Repair, Teardown and Reassemble

Samsung Galaxy J5 Screen Repair, Teardown and Reassemble Guide

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Recommended Tools:

Plastic Triangle Opening Tool
Nylon Spudger
Fine Tip Curved Tweezers
Precision Knife Set
2mm Red Adhesive
Multi-Purpose Heat Gun
Professional Phillips Screwdriver
Playing Cards

Step 1

Power down your Samsung Galaxy J5 smartphone.
 
Step 2 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Rear Battery Cover)
 
Easily remove the Galaxy J5 rear cover. The only tool required is an opposable thumb!
 
Step 3 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Battery)
 
Take out the 2600 milliampere-hour (mAh) Samsung Galaxy J5 battery.
 
Step 4 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Exterior Midframe)
 
Remove the following 9 Phillips screws.
 
Use the triangle opening tool to work around the Samsung phone and free the exterior midframe.
 
Step 5 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Loudspeaker)
 
With the tweezers in hand, eradicate the Galaxy J5 loudspeaker box from the midframe.
 
Step 6 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Motherboard)
 
Disconnect the cable for the headphone jack assembly and then the display cable.
 
Remove the following Phillips screw.
 
With the cables out of the way, lift out the Galaxy J5 motherboard.
 
Step 7 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Rear-Facing Camera and Front-Facing Camera)
 
Spudge up the 5-megapixel Samsung Galaxy J5 front-facing camera.
 
Flip over the motherboard and remove the 13-megapixel Galaxy J5 rear-facing camera.
 
Step 8 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Earpiece Speaker and Vibrator)
 
Pluck out the spring-contact-connected earpiece speaker.
 
Remove the Samsung Galaxy J5 vibrator.
 
Step 9 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Display Assembly)
 
Begin to free the Galaxy J5 display assembly by using the multi-purpose heat gun to warm up the adhesive.
 
Use playing cards to attack the adhesive securing the display assembly to the interior midframe.
 
Take your time and apply additional heat as needed.
 
Once you have sliced through the adhesive, be mindful of the modular home button and bottom button LED cables and home button switch when decoupling the Galaxy J5 screen from the midframe.
 
Step 10 (Samsung Galaxy J5 Headphone Jack, Cables for the Bottom Buttons, and Home Button Switch)
 
Extract the headphone jack assembly. It includes the home button switch, cables for the bottom buttons, and the Galaxy J5 headphone jack.
 
 
* To reassemble your device, follow the steps in reverse order.