After Hours

NOOKcolor Teardown

Separate the display assembly

With the internal screws removed and the cables disconnected, you can separate the display assembly from the metal frame. You could use a thin metal blade or a plastic case opening tool for this task, but I found that my fingernail worked well.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic

Caption by: Bill Detwiler

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