Introduction

This guide will break down the steps on how to remove the speaker from the device.

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  • Place the GPS with the screen facing down.

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  • Locate the four screws in the back cover of the device. Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove all four 4.2mm Phillips #0 screws.

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  • Locate the screws at the bottom of the device. Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 4.2mm Phillips #0 screws.

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Image 1/3: Move the end of the spudger down to break the seal between the two plastic shells. Image 2/3: Continue doing this along each side of the GPS to ensure a smooth removal. Image 3/3: Continue doing this along each side of the GPS to ensure a smooth removal.
  • Insert the black spudger into the crease in the side of the GPS.

  • Move the end of the spudger down to break the seal between the two plastic shells.

  • Continue doing this along each side of the GPS to ensure a smooth removal.

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Image 1/3: Locate the tape on the battery wires and the tape on the speaker wires. Remove both pieces of tape. Image 2/3: Locate the tape on the battery wires and the tape on the speaker wires. Remove both pieces of tape. Image 3/3: Locate the tape on the battery wires and the tape on the speaker wires. Remove both pieces of tape.
  • Fully separate the two sides of the case.

  • Locate the tape on the battery wires and the tape on the speaker wires. Remove both pieces of tape.

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Image 1/2: This may be a little tough to separate the battery and the adhesive Image 2/2: This may be a little tough to separate the battery and the adhesive
  • Use the black spudger to break the seal between the adhesive and battery. Use the same spudger to continue to pry the battery from the backing

  • This may be a little tough to separate the battery and the adhesive

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Image 1/2: Once the battery is free from the adhesive, remove the piece of tape with a pair of tweezers that is covering the connection of the battery to the motherboard. Image 2/2: Once the battery is free from the adhesive, remove the piece of tape with a pair of tweezers that is covering the connection of the battery to the motherboard.
  • Lift the battery from the device

  • Once the battery is free from the adhesive, remove the piece of tape with a pair of tweezers that is covering the connection of the battery to the motherboard.

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Image 1/2: It is important for your and the device's safety to remove the battery before continuing with any other part removals. Image 2/2: It is not necessary to separate the red and white wires from the battery. A replacement battery pack will come with similar wires already attached.
  • Unplug the battery from the mother board by pulling back the clips and pulling the wires away from the motherboards receptacle

  • It is important for your and the device's safety to remove the battery before continuing with any other part removals.

  • It is not necessary to separate the red and white wires from the battery. A replacement battery pack will come with similar wires already attached.

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Image 1/3: Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.8mm Phillips #0 screws. Image 2/3: Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.8mm Phillips #0 screws. Image 3/3: Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.8mm Phillips #0 screws.
  • After the back has been removed, locate each of the screws securing the speaker to the inside of the back cover.

  • Use a Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.8mm Phillips #0 screws.

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Image 1/3: Gently remove the connector from the motherboard to completely remove the speaker. Image 2/3: Gently remove the connector from the motherboard to completely remove the speaker. Image 3/3: Gently remove the connector from the motherboard to completely remove the speaker.
  • The speaker is connected to the motherboard by a few wires

  • Gently remove the connector from the motherboard to completely remove the speaker.

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Conclusion

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

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