How to Restore LG G5 VS987 back to Stock

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Here is our step-by-step guide for the Verizon LG G5 VS987 users who have bricked their device, it will restore stock firmware using LG UP Flash Tool.

*This method works only on Soft bricked LG G5 VS987 devices.

CLARIFICATION: WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF YOUR PHONE ENDS UP BROKEN, DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK, THIS GUIDE IS ONLY FOR THE LG G5 vs987.

What you need:

To Flash LG VS987 firmware with LG UP:

  • Install USB drivers
  • Install LG UP
  • Install LG UP Dll for G5 VS987
  • Reboot your phone and PC
  • Connect your phone to PC, and run the LG UP, Wait until the LG UP detect your G5 VS987
  • If LG UP can not find your phone, just put your phone into download mode and run the LG UP again.
  • Now LG UP find your phone. From LG UP screen, Click BIN and choose the VS98711A.kdz
  • Click start to flash the firmware.
  • wait until the LG UP finish the process.