Introduction

This guide will teach you how to replace a faulty speaker.

Parts

Lift the printer lid up as shown in the photo.
  • Lift the printer lid up as shown in the photo.

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Locate and remove the two 10mm side screws. There is one on each side. Locate and remove the two 10mm side screws. There is one on each side.
  • Locate and remove the two 10mm side screws. There is one on each side.

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Unhook the plastic panel from the printer starting from the top. You may need to wiggle the panel a bit to loosen it.
  • Unhook the plastic panel from the printer starting from the top.

    • You may need to wiggle the panel a bit to loosen it.

  • To remove the bottom part of the paneling gently lay the printer on its back.

    • The scanner lid needs to be supported when moving the printer

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Gently unhook the right side paneling (as looking at the printer's front face) from the printer. Use a gentle back and forth motion to wiggle the hooks out. Use a gentle back and forth motion to wiggle the hooks out.
  • Gently unhook the right side paneling (as looking at the printer's front face) from the printer.

    • Use a gentle back and forth motion to wiggle the hooks out.

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Lay printer on its left side for better access to the speaker.
  • Lay printer on its left side for better access to the speaker.

    • Note: The scanner lid needs to be supported when moving the printer

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Locate the black 7mm screw holding the speaker in place. Using a Phillips head screw driver, unscrew the 7mm screw.
  • Locate the black 7mm screw holding the speaker in place.

  • Using a Phillips head screw driver, unscrew the 7mm screw.

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Locate the red and black wires connected to the speaker. Undo the white clip holding the wires in place by pinching the tab on the top. Remove the red and black wires from the wire bundle.
  • Locate the red and black wires connected to the speaker.

  • Undo the white clip holding the wires in place by pinching the tab on the top.

  • Remove the red and black wires from the wire bundle.

  • When replacing the old speaker, do not touch any part of the new speaker that is not metal other than the wires. Doing so could damage the speaker.

  • Lift out the speaker

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Conclusion

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

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