LG V20™ - Insert SIM Card

Inserting/removing the SIM card can be helpful when receiving activation errors (SIM not detected / Not valid / failure / not recognized / misaligned) on a 4G device.

Caution Don't attempt to insert the SIM card while the device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or the device.

  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. Remove the battery cover.
    Note With the display facing away, press the back cover relase button (on the lower-left edge) then lift the cover off.
    Removing the battery cover
  3. From the notch in lower edge of the battery compartment, lift and remove the battery.
    Remove the battery
  4. If necessary, remove the SD card.
  5. With the gold contacts facing down, align the card (notch first) then slide the SIM card in.
    Inserting SIM card
  6. If necessary, with the gold contacts facing down, re-insert the SD card.
  7. Insert the battery.
    Note Ensure connectors on the battery align with the connectors on the device.
    Inserting the battery
  8. Align the cover and press it into place.
    Replace the battery cover

Note Check out this interactive demo for more info.

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