Introduction

The whammy bar on the Mad Catz Rock Band 4 Wireless Fender is the silver lever sticking out of the device to the left of the power button. It is possible for the whammy bar to break or become faulty, needing to be replaced.

Be sure to remove the batteries from the device before beginning.

Parts

No parts required.

Flip the guitar over so it is back side up. The battery compartment should be facing up.
  • Flip the guitar over so it is back side up. The battery compartment should be facing up.

  • Use a size J1 head screwdriver to remove the ten 5 mm short screws.

  • Use a J1 screwdriver to remove the four 5 mm long screws on the back of the device.

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Turn the device over so the front of the guitar is facing you.
  • Turn the device over so the front of the guitar is facing you.

  • Using a size J1 philips head screwdriver, remove the eleven 5 mm silver screws (circled in red) around the white panel.

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Gently lift the white panel and twist 90 degrees clockwise.
  • Gently lift the white panel and twist 90 degrees clockwise.

  • Using a size J1 head screwdriver, remove the two 5 mm black screws from underneath the white panel. You should now be able to pull the guitar apart.

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Deck the Halls
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Using a size J1 philips head screwdriver, remove the four black 5 mm screws (circled in red) from the cover on the whammy bar component.
  • Using a size J1 philips head screwdriver, remove the four black 5 mm screws (circled in red) from the cover on the whammy bar component.

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Using your hands, pull off the black cover and put the spring that pops out aside.
  • Using your hands, pull off the black cover and put the spring that pops out aside.

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Using your hands, pull out the rectangular circuit board from the whammy bar component.
  • Using your hands, pull out the rectangular circuit board from the whammy bar component.

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Follow the cord for the circuit board from the whammy bar, and using your hands pull it out of the main circuit board.
  • Follow the cord for the circuit board from the whammy bar, and using your hands pull it out of the main circuit board.

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Pull out the whammy bar.
  • Pull out the whammy bar.

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Conclusion

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

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