Introduction

This guide will teach you how to replace the motherboard within the Capresso Perfectea.

Parts

No parts required.

First, take the base of the device and flip it over.
  • First, take the base of the device and flip it over.

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Remove the four 12 mm Phillips #2 screws surrounding the base then lift the bottom half of the base to expose the circuit boards inside the device.
  • Remove the four 12 mm Phillips #2 screws surrounding the base then lift the bottom half of the base to expose the circuit boards inside the device.

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  • Remove the two 7.5 mm Phillips #2 screws holding in the motherboard

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  • Unplug the wire going into the side of the motherboard

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  • Use the metal spudger to cut open the rubber covering the latch where it clamps onto the copper tab.

  • Unplug wire at heating element by first using the metal spudger to push the latch in and then pushing it out.

  • Be careful when unplugging the wire as if it is done too forcefully it can damage the connection and make it difficult to connect a new motherboard

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  • Lift the motherboard out of the device

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Conclusion

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

Rohin Chander

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