Introduction

This guide is designed to help you out with changing the IO board. The IO board is used for charging the device, connecting the headphones, and being able to connect to the HDMI cable. If none of these are working you should consider replacing the board itself.

Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down
  • Turn off the tablet. If you are unsure whether the tablet is off or in Hibernation, turn the tablet on, and then shut it down

  • Remove the back cover.

Disconnect the battery cable from the system board
  • Disconnect the battery cable from the system board

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Pull the yellow ribbons
  • Pull the yellow ribbons

Disconnect the speaker cables from the I/O board
  • Disconnect the speaker cables from the I/O board

Remove the two Phillips PM1.5×4.0 screws that secure the I/O board to the display panel assembly.
  • Remove the two Phillips PM1.5×4.0 screws that secure the I/O board to the display panel assembly.

Remove the IO board carefully.
  • Remove the IO board carefully.

Conclusion

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

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