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Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement

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  1. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement, Wristband: stap 1, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Hold the the metal screwdriver, with a T5 Torx bit, in your dominant hand.

    • Hold the rubber screwdriver, with a Hex T6 Torx bit, in your other hand.

    • While holding the rubber screwdriver in place, simultaneously unscrew the pin (counterclockwise) with the metal screwdriver in your dominant hand.

  2. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 2, afbeelding 1 van 2 Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 2, afbeelding 2 van 2
    • Once the 1mm screw is removed, reinsert the metal screwdriver in that same hole.

    • Gently push the strap's pin out. It will begin to protrude from the other end.

    • Use your fingers to grab the exposed pin and slide it free. The strap should now be disconnected from the device.

  3. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement, Display Unit: stap 3, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Place a heated iOpener over the display to loosen the adhesive.

    • After about a minute, the iOpener may be removed.

    • For more in depth instructions on using the iOpener, refer to the iOpener guide.

  4. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 4, afbeelding 1 van 2 Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 4, afbeelding 2 van 2
    • Place the blue plastic opening tool in-between the screen and plastic casing of the watch and slowly pry up one side of the screen.

  5. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 5, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Once the first side has come free, wedge the blue pick in between the screen and watch unit on that side.

    • Complete one pass around the perimeter of the screen to break the adhesive bond on all four sides.

    • Insert it a minimal distance to avoid damaging internal components.

  6. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 6, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Use the blue plastic opening tool to pry up the side of the glass. Raise it to a point where your fingernail can fit in the gap.

    • Do the same on the opposite side of the device until you have a good grip of the screen.

  7. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 7, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Obtain a careful grip of the screen from two of its sides.

    • Slowly lift the screen off of the case. Separate it just enough so as not to damage the connection to the motherboard.

  8. Garmin Vivoactive Display Unit Replacement: stap 8, afbeelding 1 van 1
    • Detach the orange tab that connects the screen to the motherboard with a gentle uplift using a plastic opening tool.

    • Upon completing this step, the screen should be free from the rest of the device.

Conclusie

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Does anyone knows where can I buy a vivoactive display?

dragomariano - Antwoord

I need one vivoactive display too. If I can find how to find, I'll share it here.

erol - Antwoord

Did anyone ever find a location where you can order a replacement screen?

Dylan

dylanreynolds - Antwoord

Any links found for replacement screen?

dskggray - Antwoord

I've called Garmin support service but they said that displays units are not for sale from their side, only entire watch can be sold. I find it quite strange for not saying stupid because it's normal that using a watch displays can have a problem or that can be broken and easily fixed by replace them.

Being that said, if someone finds an alternative please share it, thanks

dragomariano - Antwoord

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