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Use this guide to replace the analog to digital convertor on the Amazon Echo Dot. This component is located on the LED/speaker board, however, the whole board must be replaced, rather than just the analog to digital convertor.

  1. Power off and unplug the echo Using the plastic opening tool, peel off the rubber layer on the bottom of the echo Using the plastic opening tool, peel off the rubber layer on the bottom of the echo
    • Power off and unplug the echo

    • Using the plastic opening tool, peel off the rubber layer on the bottom of the echo

  2. Use a T8 screwdriver to unscrew the four 1.6mm torx screws Remove the black cylindrical base Remove the black cylindrical base
    • Use a T8 screwdriver to unscrew the four 1.6mm torx screws

    • Remove the black cylindrical base

  3. Use the metal spudger to lift the ZIF connector Remove the ribbon cable from the slot Remove the ribbon cable from the slot
    • Use the metal spudger to lift the ZIF connector

    • Remove the ribbon cable from the slot

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  5. Remove the motherboard
    • Remove the motherboard

  6. Remove the silver divider Remove the black rubber divider Remove the plastic white frame
    • Remove the silver divider

    • Remove the black rubber divider

    • Remove the plastic white frame

  7. Use the metal spudger to lift the ZIF connector Remove the ribbon cable from the slot on the speaker board Remove the ribbon cable from the slot on the speaker board
    • Use the metal spudger to lift the ZIF connector

    • Remove the ribbon cable from the slot on the speaker board

  8. Remove the speaker board which contains the analog to digital converter
    • Remove the speaker board which contains the analog to digital converter

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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