Introduction

In this guide the repairer replaces the speaker of the device by disassembling the device further to expose the motherboard and speaker.

Prerequisite Guide:

Disassembling Garmin Nuvi 370 Into Core Components

Tools Used:

  • Fine Point Tweezers
  • Spudger

Estimated Duration: 10 minutes

Parts

No parts required.

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  • After following the instructions in the main dis-assembly guide, you should have the screen detached from the motherboard.

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  • Use the tweezers or the spudger to lift the tan latch off the ribbon cable (ZIF connector)and gently pull out the ZIF connector and cable from underneath the opened latch.

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  • The motherboard will now freely separate from the back casing; lay it flat next to the housing.

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Image 1/3: Battery cable is detached in this picture, and it is not required to do so to install a new speaker. Image 2/3: Battery cable is detached in this picture, and it is not required to do so to install a new speaker. Image 3/3: Battery cable is detached in this picture, and it is not required to do so to install a new speaker.
  • Detach blue speaker cable from motherboard.

    • Battery cable is detached in this picture, and it is not required to do so to install a new speaker.

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Image 1/2: Battery is removed in the picture and is not required for the installation of a new speaker. Image 2/2: Battery is removed in the picture and is not required for the installation of a new speaker.
  • Detach speaker from casing and insert new, functional speaker.

    • Battery is removed in the picture and is not required for the installation of a new speaker.

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Conclusion

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

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