The big screen smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is designed with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 to prevent the unit from damage. However, some Samsung owners reported that they faced some Note 5 problems, like shattered or cracked screen or back glass, damaged camera or broken middle frame or rear housing. If you are the one of those who experienced the Note 5 cracked parts problems and look for DIY repair Galaxy parts, these step-by-step tutorials of fixing a broken Samsung Note 5 parts with replacements would help you.

● How to repair cracked Samsung Galaxy Note 5 screen with replacement?
● How to Repair a Broken Galaxy Note 5 Glass Back Cover with Replacement?
● How to Fix Broken Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Battery with Replacement?

Here we instruct you how to fix broken Samsung Galaxy Note 5 middle frame or rear housing with replacement step by step.

Required Tools: Heat gun or hair drier, Spudger, Screwdriver, Plastic Opening Tools, Eject Pin, screen suction cup tool and prying tool

Required Part: A new Samsung Note 5 rear housing or middle frame replacement part

Step 1: Power off your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and remove the SIM card tray.

  • Keep in mind that powering off your device to start the broken Note 5 repair.
  • Take out the Galaxy Note 5 DIM card tray.

 take out Galaxy Note5 SIM card tray

Step 2: Release the Galaxy Note 5 S pen.

  • It is necessary to remove the Note 5 S-pen.
    If you encountered jammed or stuck Note 5 S pen problem, you can check out this helpful tutorial: 

    How to Fix Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Stuck or Jammed S Pen Problem

    Tips: This guide may be useful for you in the future, so I suggest you bookmark the page so it will be easier to find in case you’ll encounter problems or want to make the most out of it.
    Remove the Samsung Note5 S pen

Step 3: Heat up the Galaxy Note 5 back cover or battery door to start broken middle frame repair.

To get into the Note 5, you need to remove the device’s back glass firstly. Follow the steps below.
● Use the hair drier or heat gun to heat up the Note 5 back cover, which is firmly glued to the frame by the nasty adhesive.
Start the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 screen repair
To generate a gap between the Note 5 back cover and the screen assembly, you can use a suction cup tool to pull the battery door up.

use suction cup tool to remove note 5 screen
● Insert an opening tool into the gap and then cut the adhesive holding the Note 5 back cover. Sometimes, several opening tools would be more helpful.

Note: The Note 5 back cover is rock-solid and tight fit, making hard to open the Note 5. In hence, you should firstly soften the sticker. If you find it difficult to push the case opening tool into the phone, you can re-heat the back glass of Galaxy Note 5 to loosen the adhesive. Also, you need to handle carefully during this process to avoid any damage to the Note 5 back glass or screen part.

heat up Galaxy note 5 back cover part

Step 4: Release the Galaxy Note 5 battery door or back panel now.

The Note 5 back cover is removed, and you can see the adhesive sticker around the edge.

Samsung GalaxyNote5 back cover comes free

Step 5: Undo the 20 screws installed on the Galaxy Note 5.

These screws secure the Samsung Note 5 middle frame and screen assembly. You need to twist them with the help of screwdriver.

Unscrew the 20 screws of samsung note5

Step 6: Separate the Galaxy Note 5 middle frame from the screen assembly

With the screws out, push the Samsung note5 rear housing from the LCD display assembly.

Note: If you find it difficult to push the Note 5 frame, you can insert a case opening tool into the gap between the screen assembly and middle frame to remove the rear housing.

separate the Samsung Note 5 LCD display assemblyAll photo sources: JerryRigEverything

Step 7: Replace the broken Note 5 middle frame with a new replacement part and assemble your phone.

● After the broken Note 5 rear housing is removed, you can take a new middle frame replacement part.
Assemble the new Note 5 middle frame to your phone in reversal steps.

Is it difficult to DIY fix damaged or broken Galaxy Note 5 middle frame or rear housing part?

If you acquire DIY repair smartphone skills, repairing a broken Note 5 middle frame part is a kind of easy job for you. You only need to purchase a new Samsung Note5 rear housing part from the Internet and follow the instruction and Video tutorial to step-by-step replace the broken middle frame. DIY repair damaged Note 5 frame can help you save money, but it might cause damage to your phone if you handle it incorrectly. Therefore, we highly recommend you change the broken Galaxy Note 5 rear frame part under the instructions of a qualified person.

This broken Samsung Note 5 middle frame or rear housing repair video from YouTube is only for your reference. Hope you can successfully replace your broken Galaxy Note 5 middle frame.

If you face any Galaxy Note5 problems, please feel free to let us know through the comments below.
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