Introduction

Having issues with your motherboard? This guide will provide instructions on how to remove the existing motherboard on your device.

Wedge a plastic spudger between the back panel and the screen to begin lifting the back cover.
  • Wedge a plastic spudger between the back panel and the screen to begin lifting the back cover.

  • Wedge around all edges until the back cover pops off entirely.

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Gently pry the back cover from the screen using your hands.
  • Gently pry the back cover from the screen using your hands.

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Remove tape covering wire joints Remove (3) 2.5mm screws using a PH001 screw driver. The screws locations are highlighted in the image to the left.
  • Remove tape covering wire joints

  • Remove (3) 2.5mm screws using a PH001 screw driver.

  • The screws locations are highlighted in the image to the left.

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Remove black tape and using your fingers, pull the orange ribbon labeled BSR028-V3-KDX out of its port.
  • Remove black tape and using your fingers, pull the orange ribbon labeled BSR028-V3-KDX out of its port.

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Similar to previous step, pull the large U2 ribbon gentle out of  its port.
  • Similar to previous step, pull the large U2 ribbon gentle out of its port.

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Remove the last orange ribbon labeled 24 by pulling the motherboard away from the ribbon
  • Remove the last orange ribbon labeled 24 by pulling the motherboard away from the ribbon

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Desolder the wires attached to the mother board with a soldering iron. Then pull the wires from the joints.
  • Desolder the wires attached to the mother board with a soldering iron.

  • Then pull the wires from the joints.

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Conclusion

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

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