Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P5100 P5110 charging port repair

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If you are experiencing issues with the battery charging of your Samsung Galaxy Tab 2  P5100 / P5110, probably the device’s MicroUSB charging port is damaged . In this article, we will help you to repair it by yourself!

What you need:

  • USB connector for Galaxy Tab 2
  • Plastic opening tools
  • Phillips screwdriver

STEP 1 Insert a plastic tool between the display and the frame. Use that as a lever for the entire perimeter of the tablet. It ‘s very important not to apply excessive force, since we risk damaging the glass.

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STEP 2 Remove the two screws holding the microusb connector; with a plastic tool, tear out the microphone which is located to the left of the microUsb connector.

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STEP 3 With a plastic tool, disconnect the flex cable from the motherboard.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P5100 P5110 charging port repair

STEP 4 Extract the flex cable and remove the rubber protection from the microphone, which will be fitted in the new flex cable.

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STEP 5 Insert the new USB charging port conector and reassemble the device.

Done! The repair is completed!

DISCLAIMER: Geek’s Lab will not be held responsible for any damage caused by uncorrect use of the guide.

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