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Introduction

A guide to disassemble Google Home Mini for further repairs.

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  1. Place device on a flat surface.
    • Place device on a flat surface.

  2. Remove the rubber bottom as per the Google Home Mini teardown guide.
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  4. Remove the lower half of the device.
    • Remove the lower half of the device.

    • Be careful as a black ribbon cable connects the two halves together.

  5. Using a pair of tweezers, unlatch the  Zero Insertion Force (ZIF) fastener that connects the ribbon cable to the board.
    • Using a pair of tweezers, unlatch the Zero Insertion Force (ZIF) fastener that connects the ribbon cable to the board.

    • Flip up and push the ZIF fastener towards outside of the lower case to loosen it.

  6. Pull the ribbon cable off.
    • Pull the ribbon cable off.

Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

How did you get the rubber base off of it?

JAMES FLECKENSTEIN - Reply

There’s a little more explanation here

Google Home Mini Teardown

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