Introduction

Use this guide to replace a broken propellor on your DJI Phantom 2 Vision+. When replacing, be sure to match the original propellor spin direction.

Note: the drone used in this guide probably looks different from yours! It's just a custom paint job, otherwise it's completely stock.

Tools

No tools required.

Pinch the top and bottom tabs of the battery case, pull the battery straight out to remove it. The metal connectors form a stiff mechanical connection with the battery, you will need quite a bit of force to remove the battery. Hold the Phantom Vision+ with one hand and remove the battery with the other. The metal connectors form a stiff mechanical connection with the battery, you will need quite a bit of force to remove the battery. Hold the Phantom Vision+ with one hand and remove the battery with the other.
  • Pinch the top and bottom tabs of the battery case, pull the battery straight out to remove it.

  • The metal connectors form a stiff mechanical connection with the battery, you will need quite a bit of force to remove the battery. Hold the Phantom Vision+ with one hand and remove the battery with the other.

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Determine if the propellor is clockwise or counter-clockwise rotating.
  • Determine if the propellor is clockwise or counter-clockwise rotating.

  • Each arm is labeled with a rotation icon that shows the direction of propellor rotation.

  • If this icon is missing or you can't read it, you can determine the direction of rotation by examining the propellor.

    • A clockwise rotating propellor pushes air down while rotating clockwise, and the opposite is true for a counter-clockwise rotating propellor, and the propellor blade slopes up in the direction of rotation.

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Loosen a clockwise rotating propeller by holding the motor with one hand and spinning the propellor clockwise. Remove the propellor. Remove the propellor.
  • Loosen a clockwise rotating propeller by holding the motor with one hand and spinning the propellor clockwise.

  • Remove the propellor.

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Loosen a counter-clockwise rotating propeller by holding the motor with one hand and spinning the propellor counter-clockwise. Remove the propellor. Remove the propellor.
  • Loosen a counter-clockwise rotating propeller by holding the motor with one hand and spinning the propellor counter-clockwise.

  • Remove the propellor.

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Conclusion

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

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