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Introduction

Is your disco ball not sending out groovy beams of light anymore? The most common problem is the light bulb is burnt out. This guide will teach you how to replace that light bulb, so you can get back to partying!

Parts

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  1. Unplug the device to avoid injury.
    • Unplug the device to avoid injury.

    • Turn the device over, so that the base is on top.

  2. Compress the tab by pushing towards the center of the device with a spudger. While compressing the tab, peel the base away from the rotating head. While compressing the tab, peel the base away from the rotating head.
    • Compress the tab by pushing towards the center of the device with a spudger.

    • While compressing the tab, peel the base away from the rotating head.

  3. If the metal brackets come off of the sphere, put them back on the plastic piece as shown in the photo.
    • If the metal brackets come off of the sphere, put them back on the plastic piece as shown in the photo.

  4. Unscrew the burnt-out light bulb with a counter-clockwise twist. Do not apply too much pressure when unscrewing light bulb, as the light bulb may break.
    • Unscrew the burnt-out light bulb with a counter-clockwise twist.

    • Do not apply too much pressure when unscrewing light bulb, as the light bulb may break.

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Nick Kaprielian

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3 Comments

Great! Wasn't sure how to remove the base. Thank you!

derigo1957 - Reply

Saved me a headache. Couldn't figure out how to remove base. Thanks!

mccullough1251 - Reply

Helpful guide. Thank you.

In case there is any confusion, all you have to do is push in that tab on one side and lift. No twisting necessary. Also, the other side will come off.

jgprus - Reply

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