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.

Image 1/2: The motherboard is attaching the two covers together, so don't separate them entirely just yet. Image 2/2: There is a button that loosens as the Phillips screws are removed. Don't be alarmed if it falls out.
  • 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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Image 1/2: '''DO NOT '''detach the wire connecting the motherboard to the front cover. Image 2/2: '''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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Image 1/2: Wiggle the connector back and forth to remove the front cover from the motherboard. Image 2/2: 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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Image 1/3: Use the wedge to separate the two pieces. Image 2/3: It might take more force than expected. Image 3/3: 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.

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Conclusion

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

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