How to Repair A Cracked Lumia 520 Screen

The Nokia’s Lumia has been plagued with cracked screen problems since the release of the Lumia 920. We have seen many complaints from lots of people that the Lumia 520 screens cracked or shattered for various causes. In some reports, people said they dropped the phone on the ground, and the touch screen digitizer was broken, but the LCD display functionality still works fine. In several reports, people told us that they just cracked lumia 520 screen assembly (both touch screen digitizer and LCD screen) completely, as the front glass was huge broken and the LCD displayed nothing.

If you’ve cracked the lumia 520 screen accidentally and you plan to just change it with a brand new one, ETrade Supply is here to help and we can walk you through screen repairs on not only this Nokia Lumia 520 but also other models including Nokia, iPhone, Samsung, HTC, Motorola,etc. In this tutorial article, we will show you how to DIY repair cracked lumia 520 screen and give you links to the parts and tools you need from our online store.

How to Repair the Cracked  Screen on Lumia 520

How to Repair the Cracked Screen on Lumia 520

 

Tools and Parts You Need to DIY Fix the Cracked Screen on Lumia 520:

* Professional smartphone repair tools you need:

1. T4 Screwdriver.

2. Case open tool.

3. Plastic card.

* 100% OEM brand new Lumia 520 replacement parts you need:

1. Nokia Lumia 520 replacement touch screen digitizer

Touch screen digitizer for Lumia 520

Touch screen digitizer for Lumia 520

2. Nokia Lumia 520 replacement LCD display

Replacement LCD screen for Lumia 520

Replacement LCD screen for Lumia 520

3. Nokia Lumia 520 replacement screen assembly (including LCD screen and touch screen digitizer)

Replacement Screen for Lumia 520

Replacement Screen for Lumia 520

 

Detailed Steps on How to Disassemble Lumia 520 and Even replace the screen:

Before the start, you can protect the Lumia 520 screen with a piece of the protective film.

Protect the Lumia 520 screen with the protective film

Protect the Lumia 520 screen with the protective film

 

1. Release the back cover by pushing from the top part

Release the back cover

Release the back cover

 

2. Remove the back cover

Remove the back cover

Remove the back cover

 

3. Lift up the battery from the bottom and remove it.

Lift up the battery

Lift up the battery

 

4. Undo the 5 screws in the order shown.

Undo the 5 screws

Undo the 5 screws

 

5. Undo the 3 screws in the order shown.

Undo the 3 screws

Undo the 3 screws

 

6. Release the 2 clips on the left side, starting from the bottom.

Release the 2 clips

Release the 2 clips

 

7. Release the 2 clips on the right side, starting from the bottom.

Release the 2 clips on the right side

Release the 2 clips on the right side

 

8. Release the top side in the order shown.

Release the top side

Release the top side

 

9. Lift up and remove the middle frame in the order shown.

Lift up and remove the middle frame

Lift up and remove the middle frame

10. Lift up the speaker and then remove it.

Remove the speaker

Remove the speaker

 

11. Remove the gasket of the speaker.

Remove the gasket of the speaker

Remove the gasket of the speaker

 

12. Disconnect the connector of the display.

Disconnect the connector

Disconnect the connector

 

13. Disconnect the connector of the touch screen.

Disconnect the connector of the touch screen

Disconnect the connector of the touch screen

 

14. Release the touch screen connector from the motherboard.

Release the touch screen connector

Release the touch screen connector

 

15. Release the two clips which holding the motherboard.

Release the two clips

Release the two clips

 

16. Lift up and remove the motherboard.

Remove the motherboard

Remove the motherboard

 

17. Remove the camera.

Remove the camera

Remove the camera

 

18. Release the ear speaker and remove it.

Release the ear speaker and remove it

Release the ear speaker and remove it

 

19. Remove the gasket of the ear speaker.

Remove the gasket of the ear speaker

Remove the gasket of the ear speaker

 

20. Lift up and release the earphone earphone jack.

20.1Lift up and release the earphone jack

20.1Lift up and release the earphone jack

20.2Lift up and release the earphone jack

20.2Lift up and release the earphone jack

 

21. Remove  the heat spreader

Remove  the heat spreader

Remove the heat spreader

 

22. Release the display  from the shown place.

Release the display

Release the display

 

23. Separate the screen assembly which including the touch screen digitizer and LCD screen from the screen support.

Separate the screen assembly

Separate the screen assembly

 

24. Protect the other side of the screen with the protective film.

Protect the other side of the screen

Protect the other side of the screen

 

25. Release and separate the LCD display from the screen assembly.

25.1Release and separate the LCD display

25.1Release and separate the LCD display

25.2Release and separate the LCD display

25.2Release and separate the LCD display

 

Finally, disassembly procedure is complete, you can replace the digitizer or screen assembly, and then reassemble the device in reverse order.

Disassembly procedure is complete

Disassembly procedure is complete

 

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9 Comments

  1. Sir mere Nokia lumiya ka pf part short hai .o mujhe nahi mil raha hai aap mujhe call karo merA no .7775847981

  2. how much it will cost to replace display of nokia lumia 520

    how much it will cost to replace display of nokia lumia 520

  3. my screen just cracked last night , and i was told to day it will cost £65

  4. My nokia jst fell out my hand an broke an I bought it last month nw da screen is cracked how much will I pay

    • Hi Irisha,
      It depends on which part you need to repair. A new digitizer is about $30, a new LCD is about $20, a new entire screen is about $55.

  5. My son dropped his phone on cracked the screen, but also the touch screen ain’t working does this mean there is more then just the screen to fix or is the touch screen not working coz it’s cracked… Can anyone help?? Thank you

  6. this happened to me too…

  7. Thats my centiment phone. . Actually i touched little bit top of the display left corner.. fraction of second, I heard small sound from my phone, digitizer is not working.. what i will do.. please reply.. Went nokia care, but they told the cost Rs.3700. Even didnt get proper response…getting irritating from their responses….

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