PSP Slim LCD Screen Replacement Tutorial

This tutorial will show you how to open your PSP Slim and replace the LCD Screen and backlight.

You can purchase a replacement PSP Slim LCD screen and other parts in the Zombie Store.

Symptoms of a broken PSP screen:

  • Cracks in the screen
  • Part of the lcd screen stays black when psp is turned on
  • Black spots or lines on the screen

Stuff you will need:

  • A few small screwdrivers (phillips #00, flat head)
  • Needlenose pliers
  • Ziplock bags for screws and small parts
psp slim repair service
psp slim screws You'll have to remove seven screws to open your psp slim. There are four screws on the back of the psp slim.
psp slim side screws There is one more screw on the bottom of the psp.
psp slim bottom screw Two more on the top.
psp slim faceplate removal

Now you can take off the faceplate.

psp slim button bar Use your small flathead screwdriver to pry off the left side of the button bar
psp slim button bar removal

Now do the same on the right.

psp slim screen removal The screen is held in place by a few plastic clips. Use your flathead screwdriver to pry it out.
psp slim screen removed Now you can lift up the screen and get to all the cables that connect it to the motherboard.
psp slim screen cables The thin cable on the left is the backlight cable. The thick cable next to it is the lcd data cable. The one on the right is the button bar cable. Lift up the clips with a screwdriver or your fingernail to release the cables.
psp slim screen removed Motherboard with the clips open and cables disconnected. Installation is the reverse of removal.
psp slim repair service
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