Introduction

This guide will offer sound advice to help you remove and replace your JBL Xtreme's speakers.

  1. Locate the seams next to the 'feet' on the bottom side of the device.
    • Locate the seams next to the 'feet' on the bottom side of the device.

  2. Use the metal spudger to gently pry and lift the edge of the seam. The cover is held in place with plastic snaps that will make a popping noise when disengaged. Use the metal spudger to gently pry and lift the edge of the seam. The cover is held in place with plastic snaps that will make a popping noise when disengaged.
    • Use the metal spudger to gently pry and lift the edge of the seam. The cover is held in place with plastic snaps that will make a popping noise when disengaged.

  3. Gently pull back the edges of the case rotating along the hinge opposite the opening seam illustrated in the second photo. Plastic snaps hold the cover in place. Gently pull back the edges of the case rotating along the hinge opposite the opening seam illustrated in the second photo. Plastic snaps hold the cover in place.
    • Gently pull back the edges of the case rotating along the hinge opposite the opening seam illustrated in the second photo. Plastic snaps hold the cover in place.

  4. Free shipping on all orders over $100 or containing a Pro Tech Toolkit!

    Browse Our Store
  5. Unscrew the six 9.75mm Phillips head screws holding the bass radiator in place. Three of the five outer screws are indicated in the first image and the sixth inner screw is indicated in the second image. Three of the five outer screws are indicated in the first image and the sixth inner screw is indicated in the second image.
    • Unscrew the six 9.75mm Phillips head screws holding the bass radiator in place.

    • Three of the five outer screws are indicated in the first image and the sixth inner screw is indicated in the second image.

  6. Once the screws have been removed, the bass radiator will easily lift free. Both radiators are identical. Repeat the above steps on the opposite radiator if necessary. Both radiators are identical. Repeat the above steps on the opposite radiator if necessary.
    • Once the screws have been removed, the bass radiator will easily lift free.

    • Both radiators are identical. Repeat the above steps on the opposite radiator if necessary.

  7. With the radiators removed, locate the ribbon cable indicated in the image. Gently unplug the cable from the motherbord.
    • With the radiators removed, locate the ribbon cable indicated in the image.

    • Gently unplug the cable from the motherbord.

  8. First, unscrew the eight 12.93mm Phillips head screws indicated in red. These screws hold the two primary speakers in place. Next, remove the four 9.75mm Phillips head screws for the two smaller speakers indicated in blue and the speakers should lift out with little effort. All speakers are connected via the single cable highlighted in the previous step.
    • First, unscrew the eight 12.93mm Phillips head screws indicated in red. These screws hold the two primary speakers in place.

    • Next, remove the four 9.75mm Phillips head screws for the two smaller speakers indicated in blue and the speakers should lift out with little effort.

    • All speakers are connected via the single cable highlighted in the previous step.

Conclusion

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

9 other people completed this guide.

Benny Huynh

Member since: 02/15/2017

964 Reputation

4 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team 1-1, Sullivan Spring 2017 Member of USF Tampa, Team 1-1, Sullivan Spring 2017

USFT-SULLIVAN-S17S1G1

4 Members

10 Guides authored

8 Comments

My speaker won't hold a charge for more then 2 hours? Why is that thanks

Gil Trujillo - Reply

where can i buy the speaker of jbl xtreme?

Jeff Cancino - Reply

Where can I get replacement speakers for my JBL?

Luis Baca - Reply

where can I get parts to fix the speaker?

Dave - Reply

Where can i buy bass radiators for my jbl Xtreme?

Francesco Iavernaro - Reply

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 18

Past 7 Days: 109

Past 30 Days: 443

All Time: 12,341