Introduction

This will teach you how to replace your trigger switch on your Makita DT01 drill.

Parts

No parts required.

Lay the device down on its side. Lay the device down on its side. Lay the device down on its side.
  • Lay the device down on its side.

Pinch the indents on both sides of the battery.
  • Pinch the indents on both sides of the battery.

Pull the battery out of the drill
  • Pull the battery out of the drill

  • Recharge or completely replace the battery

  • Make sure that the battery is removed before further working on the drill. This is so the drill doesn't accidentally activate.

Unscrew all six 15mm screws with a JIS1 screwdriver bit.
  • Unscrew all six 15mm screws with a JIS1 screwdriver bit.

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Remove the top of the plastic drill case
  • Remove the top of the plastic drill case

Remove the bottom of the plastic drill case
  • Remove the bottom of the plastic drill case

Use your tweezers to remove the black wire from the motor
  • Use your tweezers to remove the black wire from the motor

Use your tweezers to remove the red wire from the motor
  • Use your tweezers to remove the red wire from the motor

Your trigger switch should now be removed from your motor
  • Your trigger switch should now be removed from your motor

Use your tweezers to remove the red and black wires from the two-pronged plug
  • Use your tweezers to remove the red and black wires from the two-pronged plug

Your trigger switch is now detached from the device
  • Your trigger switch is now detached from the device

Conclusion

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

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