Introduction

This guide will show how to lubricate the volume slider after you have opened up the base of the phone. Your volume slider will operate smooth after completing this guide.

Unplug the device before proceeding. Remove the phone cord from the phone jack from the base of the headset.
  • Unplug the device before proceeding.

  • Remove the phone cord from the phone jack from the base of the headset.

    • Use a plastic opening tool to remove the phone cord.

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Remove the phone cord screw cap. Unscrew the 7.5mm screw. Remove the screw cap.
  • Remove the phone cord screw cap.

    • Unscrew the 7.5mm screw.

    • Remove the screw cap.

  • Remove the cord from the phone base.

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Use finger to remove the battery cover. Use finger to remove the battery cover.
  • Use finger to remove the battery cover.

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Remove the Volume Dial by gently grasping the dial and pulling away from the base. Remove the Volume Dial by gently grasping the dial and pulling away from the base.
  • Remove the Volume Dial by gently grasping the dial and pulling away from the base.

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Remove the 6 screws from the base shell.
  • Remove the 6 screws from the base shell.

    • Remove the 3 12mm screws with the Philips head #1 screw driver.

    • Remove the 3 18mm screws with the Philips head #1 screw driver.

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Pry off the base shell using a Plastic Opener Tool. Pry off the base shell using a Plastic Opener Tool.
  • Pry off the base shell using a Plastic Opener Tool.

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Turn the tuning slider counter clockwise all they way. Apply lubricant to slider rail
  • Turn the tuning slider counter clockwise all they way.

  • Apply lubricant to slider rail

  • Turn the tuning slider back and forth to distribute lubricant

  • CAUTION: Make sure lubricant does not circuit board. This can damage the circuit board.

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Conclusion

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

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