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Motorola Atrix 2 Screen Repair Guide

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by repairsuniverse, Apr 12, 2012.

  1. repairsuniverse

    repairsuniverse Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    This is a step by step take apart repair guide for your Motorola Atrix 2. This written repair guide will show you how to disassembly your Atrix 2 quickly and securely enabling you to repair any damaged on your phone like a cracked touch screen or damaged LCD screen.

    This guide will help you to install the following Motorola Atrix 2 part(s):
    • Motorola Atrix 2 Touch Screen Digitizer Replacement
    • Motorola Atrix 2 LCD Screen Replacement

    Tools Required:
    • Safe Open Pry Tool
    • T5 Torx Screwdriver
    • Adhesive Strips (For touch screen repair)
    • Heat Gun / Hair Dryer

    • First step is to remove the back battery cover, the battery, the sim card and the memory card.
    • Using Torx T5 Screwdriver remove the nine (9) screws as shown at figure

    Figure 1​
    • Use safe pry tool to release the clips that holds the back housing cover. Simply pry along the outside edges to remove the back housing.
    • The motherboard is now exposed. Release the three (3) pop connectors using safe pry tool as shown in the figure 2.

    Figure 2​
    • Once the pop connectors are release, use safe pry tool to remove the motherboard away from the phone by simply prying up the motherboard.
    • Next gently take away the earpiece speaker using safe pry tool.
    • Remove the eight (8) screws using T5 Torx Screwdriver as shown at Figure 3.

    Figure 3​
    • Once the screws are released, you can gently take away the metal plate.
    • Using a safe pry tool, gently lift the LCD screen away from the touch screen and front housing. Be careful as it will be adhere to the touchscreen. The LCD screen can now be replaced.
    • To remove the touch screen, use heat gun or hair dryer and heat the front screen on all edges to loosen the held adhesive. Then use safe pry tool and gently pry between the touch screen and the front housing. Reheat if necessary.

    The Atrix 2 is now disassembled and you can replace the damaged part(s) with new ones. Reverse the instructions above to reassemble your phone.

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  2. macgiobuin

    macgiobuin Android Enthusiast

    I would not try this at home....
  3. repairsuniverse

    repairsuniverse Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    Obviously we'd only recommend it if you damaged the screen. But its quite an easy fix. It's even more straight forward than the Motorola Atrix 1.
  4. timmavouris

    timmavouris Newbie

    Thanks for sharing. The instructions are clear and no need to used a soldering gun.
  5. repairsuniverse

    repairsuniverse Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    You're Welcome! Glad to help!
  6. repairsuniverse

    repairsuniverse Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    We also made a repair guide video for this device which is located on our website. A link to our site can be found below in our signature.

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