How to flash Android 6.0 M stock firmware on LG VS985 – Using LG UP Software

To unbrick/upgrade/Restore Your Verizon LG G3 (LG VS985) back to stock by flashing latest kdz firmware with LG UP, You need:

1) LG USB Drivers Ver. 4.0

2) Verizon LG Phones USB Drivers.

3) LGUP_8974_DLL_Ver_0_5.MSI

4) LGUP_Install_Ver_1_14_3.msi

5) Latest STOCK KDZ firmware for LG VS985


I saved all files in “C:\lg” folder


Step 1, Install the USB Drivers

Step 2, Install the LG UP Software – LGUP_Install_Ver_1_14_3.msi

Step 3, Install the LG 8974 DLL — LGUP_8974_DLL_Ver_0_5.MSI

Step 4, Now connect your Phone to PC Via USB Cable and Run the LG UP Software

Wait until LG UP detect your Phone. If LG UP screen shows up, Go Step 5.

If LG UP can’t find your device, you need to put your phone into download mode manually

Turn off your phone, press and hold “Volume Up” button and plug in the USB cable from your computer to the phone.

Now run the LG UP, wait LG UP install necessary usb drivers for your Phone.

When LG UP screen shows up. Go Step 5

Step 5, From LG UP Screen, Process option, Select Upgrade

Click Bin File, Select the KDZ file you just download

And Then Click start.


Wait until the step shows 100% complete, unplug usb cable, and reboot your phone,

You should have Android 6.0 M now on your LG G3 VS985