Introduction

Use this guide to replace the HTC Vive controller saucer panels. You will need to remove these panels before you can access any other components of the controller. Remove the top and bottom saucer panels gently. The plastic clips that hold the saucer panels on can break if handled too roughly.

  1. Turn over the Vive controller so that the bottom saucer is facing up.
    • 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. Use the nylon spudger to separate the top and bottom saucer covers all around the edges.
    • 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.

    • Use the Phillips 00 screwdriver to remove the three silver 12.8mm screws from the exposed upper sensor panel.

    • Remove the bottom saucer cover by pulling down with your hand.

Conclusion

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

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Where do you get the replacement parts?

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