Introduction

If your device is not working due to a faulty power cord, you can follow this guide to easily replace the faulty cord with a new one.

  1. Place the plastic opening tool in the space between the rubber and the plastic case of the device.
    • Place the plastic opening tool in the space between the rubber and the plastic case of the device.

    • Apply pressure by pushing upward on the case.

    • Separate the bottom square rubber piece from the case using the plastic opening tool until all clips are detached.

  2. Locate the ten J#00 Phillips screws and remove them.
    • Locate the ten J#00 Phillips screws and remove them.

    • Place your finger on the short edge of the motherboard and lift it to separate it from the plastic case.

    • With the mother board back facing you locate the power cord port found on the far left end.

    • Locate the four soldering joints for the power cord port found on the top side of the mother board.

    • Desolder the joints of the power cord port to release it from the motherboard.

    • Place the new power cord port into its original location and solder its joints.

    • Use the iFixit soldering and desoldering guide.

Conclusion

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

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