Introduction

If the 'on'/'off' switch of the device is stuck in the 'off' position, the device will not turn on. This guide will show how to access and replace the switch from within.

Place the meter face down, so the back panel and screws can be seen.
  • Place the meter face down, so the back panel and screws can be seen.

Unscrew the two 9mm screws on the back panel using a #0 Phillips screwdriver. Unscrew the two 9mm screws on the back panel using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.
  • Unscrew the two 9mm screws on the back panel using a #0 Phillips screwdriver.

Remove the back panel of the device by lifting upward.
  • Remove the back panel of the device by lifting upward.

  • Remove the battery from the meter before continuing.

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Using a 2.5 mm flat screwdriver, remove the four 7mm screws holding the circuit board in place. Using a 2.5 mm flat screwdriver, remove the four 7mm screws holding the circuit board in place.
  • Using a 2.5 mm flat screwdriver, remove the four 7mm screws holding the circuit board in place.

Gently lift the circuit board away from the device casing.
  • Gently lift the circuit board away from the device casing.

  • Remove the battery after removing the back cover to reduce the chances of short-circuiting the circuit board.

The 'on'/'off' switch is located directly beneath the dial.
  • The 'on'/'off' switch is located directly beneath the dial.

Gently remove switch from device by lifting upward.
  • Gently remove switch from device by lifting upward.

  • Either clean or replace switch.

Conclusion

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

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