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HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement

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  1. HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement, Saucer Panels: step 1, image 1 of 3 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement, Saucer Panels: step 1, image 2 of 3 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement, Saucer Panels: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Turn over the Vive controller so that the bottom saucer is facing up.

    • Use the T5 Torx screwdriver to remove three black 21mm screws from the bottom saucer.

  2. HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Use the nylon spudger to separate the top and bottom saucer covers all around the edges.

    • Remove only the top saucer cover by pulling up with your hand.

  3. HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Use the Phillips 00 screwdriver to remove the three silver 12.8mm screws from the exposed upper sensor panel.

  4. HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 3 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 3 HTC Vive Controller Saucer Replacement: step 4, image 3 of 3
    • Carefully pull away the bottom saucer cover with your hand.

    • To aid in removing the saucer cover, squeeze the base of the controller with your other hand, as shown in the second image of this step. Squeezing will make the clips easier to release and help prevent them from breaking.

Conclusion

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

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3 Comments

Where do you get the replacement parts?

dmitri.walker - Reply

Vive dont less these parts we need to 3D print them its a Nightmare RN for business especially arcades

superseani2 - Reply

My controller only has 2 screws that are different sizes than a t5 and the 3rd is completely covered up by plastic. I have the sticky button problem, halp pls

bizkidjordan - Reply

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