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Old April 16th, 2012, 03:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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This is a written repair guide for repairing your Samsung Infuse i997. Following this guide will help you take apart the Samsung Infuse i997 fairly easily in a step by step manner giving you a chance to replace faulty parts.

This guide will help you to install the following Samsung Infuse i997 parts:
  • Samsung Infuse i997 LCD + Touch Screen Digitizer Replacement
  • And Other Samsung Infuse i997 Parts

Tools Required:
  • Safe Open Pry Tool
  • Small Phillips Screwdriver
  • Adhesive Strips
  • Heat Gun / Hair Dryer

Samsung Infuse i997 take apart guide:
  • First step make sure that the device is off and remove the back battery cover. You can then remove the battery, the memory card, and the sim card.
  • Remove the six (6) small Phillips screws as shown in Figure 1.


Figure 1
  • Once the screws are released, turn the phone over and pry between the screen assembly and the back housing using a safe pry tool.
  • Release the clips and remove the back housing using safe pry tool as shown in Figure 2.


Figure 2
  • Release the four (4) pop connectors (red) on the motherboard using a safe pry tool and also remove the two (2) small Phillips screws shown in Figure 3.


Figure 3
  • Start releasing the motherboard carefully and make sure not to rip any cables.
  • Heat the front of the screen around outside the edges using a heat gun or hair dryer to soften the adhesive. Keep the heat on average and apply quick movements to the screen. Heat the screen for about 30-60 seconds and donít stay in one place for too long.
  • Release the screen assembly from the housing using a safe pry tool. Reheat if needed.
  • You can now remove the screen from the housing and replace.

Reverse the instructions above to reassemble your phone.
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It is very useful!!! Thank u!!
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I have cracked glass, but display still works fine. Is it possible to replace the glass without replacing the display?
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I have cracked glass, but display still works fine. Is it possible to replace the glass without replacing the display?
Not on this model. The glass and LCD are fused together. You will need to replace the whole screen. You can find this replacement part here - Samsung Infuse LCD + Touch Screen Replacement
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It is possible just to replace the outer touchscreen digitizer for this model?
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It is possible just to replace the outer touchscreen digitizer for this model?
It may be possible, but we strongly discourage you from attempting this. The touch screen digitizer and LCD screen come fused together, and so we recommend replacing both.
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