Starbucks Barista Ready Light Replacement

Student-Created Guide

Student-Created Guide

An awesome student from our education program made this guide. It is not managed by iFixit staff.

Shows how to disassemble and replace the ready light.

  • Author: David
  • Difficulty: Moderate

The ready light is a simple LED that shows when the Barista has heated up to its needed temperature. This LED may burn out or its connectors may loosen.

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Step 1 Ready Light  ¶ 

  • Unscrew the 6 screws from the back panel.

  • Remove the back panel.

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Step 2  ¶ 

  • Locate the ready light.

  • Gently push the fixture against the Barista wall.

  • Pull the fixture straight up to release it.

    • Note: The fixture works as a spring.

    • Note: The green cover from the front panel will "pop" off. Do not lose the green cover.

  • Disconnect the wire lead connectors.

  • Remove the ready light unit (fixture).

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Step 3  ¶ 

  • Replace the old LED with a new LED.

  • To put back, match the green cover to the slot of the LED fixture, then slide the fixture down against the barista wall.