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Introduction

This guide will walk you through the steps of how to get to the speaker component of the keyboard in order to properly replace it.

  1. Place device face-down. Remove seventeen 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver. Flip keyboard around so the keys are facing up.
    • Place device face-down.

    • Remove seventeen 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver.

    • Flip keyboard around so the keys are facing up.

  2. Pull the black panel away from the keyboard. Pull the black panel away from the keyboard.
    • Pull the black panel away from the keyboard.

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  4. Remove two 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver. Pop the wires out of the plastic holders with a finger. Pop the wires out of the plastic holders with a finger.
    • Remove two 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver.

    • Pop the wires out of the plastic holders with a finger.

  5. Turn the speaker around and place on the keyboard keys. Remove four 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver.
    • Turn the speaker around and place on the keyboard keys.

    • Remove four 16 mm screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver.

  6. De-solder speaker wires at indicated points. Follow the How to Solder and Desolder Connections guide for soldering help.
Conclusion

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

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This is all it takes, a simple repair to make!

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