Protected by scratch resistant glass, the curved Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus or Edge+ with the glass-and-aluminum construction is said to be future-proof. However, some Samsung S6 Edge+ users complained that they encountered a broken, cracked or shattered S6 edge plus back glass when they dropped their devices to the table or floor unfortunately. If you face the broken galaxy s6 edge+ rear glass problems, don’t panic. We walk you through step-by-step repair a cracked S6 Edge+ back glass cover to save money. It is not much difficulty if you have experience of DIY repair smartphone.

How to change a new S6 Edge+ glass back cover replacement for broken or damaged glass repair?

Required Tools: Plastic Opening Tools, Screwdriver, Spudger, Tweezers, screen suction cup tool and Case opening tools, heat gun or hair dryer

Tutorial: Repair Galaxy S6 edge+ rear glass that is shattered, broken or cracked.

Step 1: Power off your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+.

Power off your S6 edge plus to start the cracked Galaxy Edge+ back glass disassembly

power off galaxy s6 edge+

Step 2: Take out the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus SIM card tray.

Pop up your S6 Edge+ SIM card tray with the help of the tweezers or ejector pin tool.

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Step 3: Cover the cracked part on your S6 edge+ back glass with tape.

To avoid the possible damage to you during the repair process on broken S6 edge plus rear glass replacement, you can cover the broken place on s6+ back cover with transparent adhesive tape.

Step 4: Loosen the adhesive by heating up the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus back glass.

The S6 Edge+ rear glass cover is firmly glued to the frame by the nasty adhesive which is rock-solid and tight fit, making hard to open the Galaxy S6 Edge+ device. In hence, you should firstly soften the sticker.

– Use a heat gun or hair drier to heat up the adhesive holding the S6 edge+ battery door. It usually takes 2-3 minutes.

heat up the samsung s6 edge+ back glass

– Pull up a gap between the Galaxy S6 edge plus back glass cover and the display assembly with the help of a suction cup tool.

pry up samsung galaxy edge+ back glass

– Push the case opening tool into the gap and try to cut the sticker. Sometimes, several opening tools would be more helpful for cutting the adhesive holding the S6 edge+ battery cover.

cut the s6 edge+ back glass sticker

Note: If you find it difficult to insert the opening tool, you can re-heat the back glass of Samsung S6 Edge Plus to loosen the adhesive.

Step 5: Remove the shattered, broken or cracked Galaxy S6 Plus back glass cover.

– Lift off the galaxy s6 plus rear glass now.

Lift up the galaxy s6 plus back glass
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– Use a piece of microfiber cloth and rubbing alcohol to clean the S6 Edge+ adhesive residue after removing the Samsung S6 Edge plus back glass part.

Step 6: Assemble the new back glass panel of Samsung S6 Edge+ or Edge Plus to your device.

– Take a new S6 Edge Plus back glass cover replacement part and remove the protective film.

– Apply the new S6 edge+ rear glass to your device.

Note: when applying the new edge plus back cover, you need to handle carefully to make sure it is aligned correctly. After that, press and hold the glass back cover of galaxy s6 edge+ to ensure that it is fully attached to the rear frame. 

If your Galaxy S6 Edge Plus screen or display is cracked, broken or shattered, the tutorial on s6 edge+ screen repair is a great help of you: Fix cracked Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus or Edge+ screen with replacement.

Is it difficult to DIY fix Samsung S6 Edge+ glass back cover that is cracked, broken or shattered?

Repairing cracked S6 Edge Plus back glass with new replacement is not much difficulty for you if you acquire skills of DIY repair smartphone. Purchase a new S6 Edge+ back glass on the Internet and follow the repair guide to finish broken S6 Edge plus back glass repair. Considering DIY repair the glass rear cover of Galaxy S6 Edge Plus that is cracked, broken or shattered without experience would cause damage to your device, we highly recommend you change the damaged S6 Edge+ under the instructions of a qualified person.

Note: Please kindly note that the back glass of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is firmly attached to its rear frame with strongly sticky glue. In hence, you should be careful during the process of removing the shattered S6 edge+ back panel part. Hope you can successfully replace your broken glass back cover of Galaxy S6 edge plus.

This broken S6 Edge Plus rear glass repair video from YouTube is only for your reference.

If you face any Galaxy S6 Edge+ problems, please feel free to let us know through the comments below.