Introduction

This guide will take you through the very easy process of replacing the downward facing speaker that has either died or blown out.

Power off the device before starting speaker replacement.
  • Power off the device before starting speaker replacement.

  • Remove SD card and SIM Card.

  • With the opening tool, gently pry the back plate away from the main board. The corners are the easiest spots to start at.

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Gently pull the back cover away from the adhesive on the battery. It may be possible to use a blow dryer on low heat but I'd advise against it unless absolutely necessary.
  • Gently pull the back cover away from the adhesive on the battery.

  • It may be possible to use a blow dryer on low heat but I'd advise against it unless absolutely necessary.

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Remove the the single screw attaching the speaker module to the motherboard.
  • Remove the the single screw attaching the speaker module to the motherboard.

  • Swap in your new, working speaker.

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Conclusion

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

Calvin Hodgson

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