Introduction

There are two parts to the microphone: the cover and the microphone and its casing. It takes about the same amount of time to remove the cover and the microphone.

Remove the two 8mm Phillips#0 screws on the back cover. The motherboard is attaching the two covers together, so don't separate them entirely just yet.
  • Remove the two 8mm Phillips#0 screws on the back cover.

  • The motherboard is attaching the two covers together, so don't separate them entirely just yet.

  • There is a button that loosens as the Phillips screws are removed. Don't be alarmed if it falls out.

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Remove the four 6mm Phillips#0 screws  connecting the motherboard and front cover. DO NOT detach the wire connecting the motherboard to the front cover.
  • Remove the four 6mm Phillips#0 screws connecting the motherboard and front cover.

  • DO NOT detach the wire connecting the motherboard to the front cover.

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Grasp the white wire connector between the tabs and the socket. Wiggle the connector back and forth to remove the front cover from the motherboard.
  • Grasp the white wire connector between the tabs and the socket.

  • Wiggle the connector back and forth to remove the front cover from the motherboard.

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Wedge the plastic opening tool into the crack between the plastic cover and microphone guard. Use the wedge to separate the two pieces. It might take more force than expected.
  • Wedge the plastic opening tool into the crack between the plastic cover and microphone guard.

  • Use the wedge to separate the two pieces.

  • It might take more force than expected.

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Twist the rubber casing and remove it from the plastic cover. Twist the rubber casing and remove it from the plastic cover. Twist the rubber casing and remove it from the plastic cover.
  • Twist the rubber casing and remove it from the plastic cover.

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Conclusion

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

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