Introduction

This guide will help you learn how to replace the speaker in the HP Split 13-r010dx.

Locate the four screws at the bottom of the device.                                                        (Note that the keyboard attachment is missing from this device.) Use a Philips head #0 screwdriver to remove each of the screws (Size: 4mm)
  • Locate the four screws at the bottom of the device. (Note that the keyboard attachment is missing from this device.)

  • Use a Philips head #0 screwdriver to remove each of the screws (Size: 4mm)

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Gently wedge the  plastic opening tool in between where the display and  back panel meet. Slowly and gently apply force to the plastic opening tool in a downwards motion to loosen the front panel from the back panel.
  • Gently wedge the plastic opening tool in between where the display and back panel meet.

  • Slowly and gently apply force to the plastic opening tool in a downwards motion to loosen the front panel from the back panel.

  • Rotate the device so that the side is facing up and repeat the previous step for the sides.

  • Do NOT attempt to wedge the plastic opening tool on the bottom . Once the sides and top are loose you are ready to continue to the next step.

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Gently and slowly pull the front and back panel away from each other (in opposite directions). ( Pulling them apart will not separate the two panels)
  • Gently and slowly pull the front and back panel away from each other (in opposite directions). ( Pulling them apart will not separate the two panels)

  • Only separate the panels by a few inches from each other so that there is room to separate the front and back panel in the next step. Proceed to the next step.

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Hold the back panel firmly and pull the front panel upwards to completely separate the front panel from the back panel.
  • Hold the back panel firmly and pull the front panel upwards to completely separate the front panel from the back panel.

  • The device is now ready to be repaired or replacements installed.

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Using the PH 0 screw head  unscrew each of the screws located int the upper right of the speakers.
  • Using the PH 0 screw head unscrew each of the screws located int the upper right of the speakers.

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After unscrewing the speakers, gently lift  the speaker out using the tweezers. After unscrewing the speakers, gently lift  the speaker out using the tweezers.
  • After unscrewing the speakers, gently lift the speaker out using the tweezers.

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Once each speaker is out, remove the center plate in between the speakers, using the PH0 bit. Once each speaker is out, remove the center plate in between the speakers, using the PH0 bit.
  • Once each speaker is out, remove the center plate in between the speakers, using the PH0 bit.

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After removing the the speakers completely, using the tweezers gently remove the micro chip connection from the system. Then untwist the wires from the thick black cord. Be careful when pulling the cord underneath the plug-ins marked in red. They may unplug.
  • After removing the the speakers completely, using the tweezers gently remove the micro chip connection from the system.

  • Then untwist the wires from the thick black cord.

  • Be careful when pulling the cord underneath the plug-ins marked in red. They may unplug.

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Conclusion

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

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