Introduction

If the button on an Atari Flashback 2 console is sticking or broken, then it will need to be cleaned or replaced. This guide covers the steps necessary to disassemble the console in order to access the buttons to do so.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Using the screwdriver and PH1 bit, unscrew the five 10.0 mm screws.
    • Using the screwdriver and PH1 bit, unscrew the five 10.0 mm screws.

    • One is under the main sticker in the middle of the console.

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  3. Use a PH1 screwdriver to unscrew the two 9.0 mm screws on the circuit board that corresponds to the red power button.
    • Use a PH1 screwdriver to unscrew the two 9.0 mm screws on the circuit board that corresponds to the red power button.

    • Remove gently. The circuit board is connected by wire to the console. Removing the cable from the console case may allow more slack.

    • A spring may pop out.

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Conclusion

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

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