Introduction

This guide will show you how to properly remove the speaker from your Garmin without damaging the other components.

Using a Torx T6 Screwdriver, remove the ten 7mm screws from the back panel. Using a Torx T6 Screwdriver, remove the ten 7mm screws from the back panel.
  • Using a Torx T6 Screwdriver, remove the ten 7mm screws from the back panel.

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Using a metal spudger, pry the device apart. To recombine them, line up the two halves of the device and press them together. To recombine them, line up the two halves of the device and press them together.
  • Using a metal spudger, pry the device apart.

  • To recombine them, line up the two halves of the device and press them together.

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Turn the device over, laying it on its back with the screen facing upwards.
  • Turn the device over, laying it on its back with the screen facing upwards.

  • Lift the front panel away from the silver part of the back panel.

  • Make sure not to rip the ribbon cable that is connected to the screen and the motherboard.

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Using the sharp end of the metal probe, scrape away the wax around the base of the speaker. Slide the metal probe underneath the speaker and pry upwards.
  • Using the sharp end of the metal probe, scrape away the wax around the base of the speaker.

  • Slide the metal probe underneath the speaker and pry upwards.

  • During reassembly, use electrical tape to hold the speaker into place.

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Grasp the speaker wire near the motherboard and lift upward to detach the connector. Grasp the speaker wire near the motherboard and lift upward to detach the connector.
  • Grasp the speaker wire near the motherboard and lift upward to detach the connector.

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Conclusion

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

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