Installing iPad 2 Wi-Fi EMC 2415 Speaker Assembly
Replace a damaged speaker assembly on your iPad 2 Wi-Fi EMC 2415.
- Author: Andrew Bookholt
- Difficulty: Very difficult
Use this guide to replace a damaged speaker assembly.
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- Front Panel 25 steps
- LCD 2 steps
- Front Panel Assembly 4 steps
- LCD Assembly 1 step
- Logic Board 12 steps
- Battery 5 steps
- Speaker Assembly 7 steps
Step 1 — Speaker Assembly ¶
Carefully peel up the dock connector and speaker cables to reveal the Wi-Fi antenna cable.
Peel the Wi-Fi antenna cable off the rear panel.
Step 2 ¶
Remove the following four screws:
Two 2.0 mm Phillips screws
Two 1.7 mm Phillips screws
Step 3 ¶
Peel the Wi-Fi antenna off the speaker enclosure and remove it from the iPad 2.
Step 4 ¶
Peel the dock connector cable off the speaker cable.
Be sure the small rings of EMI foam remain stuck to the dock connector cable.
Step 5 ¶
Use the edge of a plastic opening tool to peel up the edge of the large strip of tape securing the speaker assembly to the rear panel.
Use your fingers to peel the strip of tape off the speaker assembly.
Step 6 ¶
Remove the following two screws:
One 3 mm Phillips screw
One 2.1 mm Phillips screw
Step 7 ¶
Use the edge of a plastic opening tool to help push the speaker assembly out from under the right side of the rear panel.
Remove the speaker assembly from the iPad 2.