Introduction

Repairing the motherboard of the Atari 5200.

Flip your Atari Entertainment System over.  You'll see seven screws holding your system together. Use a Philips  screwdriver to remove all seven.
  • Flip your Atari Entertainment System over. You'll see seven screws holding your system together. Use a Philips screwdriver to remove all seven.

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Flip the Atari Entertainment System over so that you can see the top.
  • Flip the Atari Entertainment System over so that you can see the top.

  • Remove the top.

You now have access to the motherboard.
  • You now have access to the motherboard.

  • The motherboard can be cleaned with a moist paper towel.

    • Be sure the motherboard is fully dry before playing your Atari Entertainment System!

Conclusion

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

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