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Use this guide to replace a broken phone connector on your Backbone One.

  1. Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the four 5.9 mm-long screws.
    • Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the four 5.9 mm-long screws.

  2. Lift up the upper cover of the controller. Swing the upper cover over and place it on the controller case. Make sure that the interconnecting cable has no tension.
    • Lift up the upper cover of the controller.

    • Swing the upper cover over and place it on the controller case.

    • Make sure that the interconnecting cable has no tension.

  3. Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the two 4.8 mm-long screws securing the phone connector.
    • Use a Phillips screwdriver to remove the two 4.8 mm-long screws securing the phone connector.

  4. Use your fingers to thread the phone connecter through the opening in the plastic cover at the right side of the rear cover. Use your fingers to thread the phone connecter through the opening in the plastic cover at the right side of the rear cover. Use your fingers to thread the phone connecter through the opening in the plastic cover at the right side of the rear cover.
    • Use your fingers to thread the phone connecter through the opening in the plastic cover at the right side of the rear cover.

  5. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the first phone connector cable from the mainboard. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the first phone connector cable from the mainboard.
    • Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the first phone connector cable from the mainboard.

  6. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the second phone connector cable from the mainboard. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the second phone connector cable from the mainboard.
    • Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect the second phone connector cable from the mainboard.

  7. Remove the phone connector cable.
    • Remove the phone connector cable.

Conclusion

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

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