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.

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.
  • 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.

Where is the internal storage chip located on this motherboard?

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

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

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

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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.
  • 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.

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Conclusion

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

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