Introduction

If your hoverboard will not turn on, follow this guide to replace the power button.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Flip the hoverboard so the bottom is facing up.
    • Flip the hoverboard so the bottom is facing up.

    • The right side is the side that has the power button. There is also an "R" on the metal plate underneath the battery.

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  2. Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the two 14 mm screws closest to the center of the hoverboard.
    • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the two 14 mm screws closest to the center of the hoverboard.

    • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the four 12 mm screws located in the middle of the panel.

    • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the two 15 mm screws located closest to the wheel.

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    • Grip the bottom right panel and lift to remove it.

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    • Disconnect the battery by holding the yellow connectors and pulling apart.

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    • Unplug the red and black power button connector on the motherboard by squeezing the connector and pulling away from the board.

    • You can also unplug the light connector to free up your work space.

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    • Use an adjustable wrench to remove the 14 mm nut holding the button in the shell.

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    • Pull the power button out of the panel.

    • Replace the power button.

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Conclusion

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

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