Introduction

Use this guide to replace the front speaker grille

  1. Use a spudger or your fingers to pry off and remove the rubber pad on the bottom of the speaker.
    • Use a spudger or your fingers to pry off and remove the rubber pad on the bottom of the speaker.

  2. Remove the five 10mm screws with a TR 10 screwdriver.
    • Remove the five 10mm screws with a TR 10 screwdriver.

    • Use a spudger to break the remaining adhesive holding the grille to the speaker body.

    • Be sure you don't bend the grille; it is not free from the speaker yet.

    • Flip speaker around and use a plastic opening tool to remove the top panel from the speaker.

    • Use a plastic opening tool to remove the foam and uncover four more screws.

    • Use a TR 10 screwdriver to remove the five 10mm screws on the top of the speaker.

    • Carefully remove the top cover.

    • Be careful not to tear or stress the cable that provides power to the power LED.

    • Use a TR 10 screwdriver to remove two of the 10mm screws that secure the speaker grille.

    • Do not attempt to remove the grille just yet.

    • With the top panel removed, use a spudger to remove the display panel.

    • The clips on the display panel are quite fragile. Pry up both edges of the display before attempting removal.

    • Use a TR 10 screwdriver to remove the four final 10mm screws securing the speaker grille.

    • Remove the front speaker grille.

Conclusion

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

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