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Default [Q] Can I replace just the glass?

I have a crack in the glass but the touch screen works fine. Is there a way to just replace the glass? And what glass should I use to replace it?
 
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I think as with other nooks the glass is fused to the LCD.
 
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I think as with other nooks the glass is fused to the LCD.
Are your sure? I thought so, but it would be cheaper to just replace the glass.
 
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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2094006
Check this thread it shows the device being taken apart you may find the answer there.
 
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Check this thread it shows the device being taken apart you may find the answer there.
1. That's the HD+ (not the HD, what I have)
2. Didn't have anything about the glass that I found.
 
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2. Didn't have anything about the glass that I found.
A quick search confirmed the glass and digitizer are a laminated assembly.
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A quick search confirmed the glass and digitizer are a laminated assembly.
Thanks. Eo, if I understand you correctly, the glass and digitizer are together (cannot be taken apart), but are separate from the LCD?
 
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Thanks. Eo, if I understand you correctly, the glass and digitizer are together (cannot be taken apart), but are separate from the LCD?
Yeah, that's my understanding. For all practical purposes, one piece.
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