Introduction

This guide can be used to replace your USB ports and aux cable.

  1. Flip the device so the bottom is facing you.
    • Flip the device so the bottom is facing you.

    • Remove the bottom pad with a nylon or metal spudger.

  2. Remove the 4 screws that hold the white cover. Remove the 4 screws that hold the white cover.
    • Remove the 4 screws that hold the white cover.

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  4. Slide under the cover and remove it.
    • Slide under the cover and remove it.

  5. Remove the one screw holding the circuit board. Remove the one screw holding the circuit board.
    • Remove the one screw holding the circuit board.

  6. Pry the board with the plastic opening tool.
    • Pry the board with the plastic opening tool.

  7. Slide the ribbon gently out of the connector. Slide the ribbon gently out of the connector.
    • Slide the ribbon gently out of the connector.

Conclusion

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

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14 Comments

Hi! I need the mini usb piece but I don´t know were I can buy it, it is not like the mobile one´s! Please help me!

Thanks

Clash Ofclans - Reply

Just having the same issue with the internally broken micro-usb connector. Is it standard, or something special? Thanks!

egyusza - Reply

I think it is not normal, if you can find it please contact me! Thanks

Clash Ofclans - Reply

I also need to replace my usb connector, has anyone found out where to get one?

Rick - Reply

need the micro-usb aswell

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