Introduction

This is a guide for replacing the cassette player on the left side of the unit.

Remove the nine 35 mm Phillips screws securing the back cover of the case.
  • Remove the nine 35 mm Phillips screws securing the back cover of the case.

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Carefully remove the back cover.
  • Carefully remove the back cover.

  • Soldered wires connect electronics on the back cover to the internal electronics. Be careful not to break any connections.

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Unplug the black and yellow wires connecting the power supply unit to the rest of the electronics: This is not necessarily required. This step is to allow the back cover more movement as you work on the inside of the unit.
  • Unplug the black and yellow wires connecting the power supply unit to the rest of the electronics:

  • This is not necessarily required. This step is to allow the back cover more movement as you work on the inside of the unit.

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Remove the following 6 screws:
  • Remove the following 6 screws:

    • Four 25 mm Phillips

    • Two 2.5 mm Flathead

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Remove the small steel plate on the right-hand side.
  • Remove the small steel plate on the right-hand side.

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Move the brass plate with attached pneumatic cylinder on the left-hand side.
  • Move the brass plate with attached pneumatic cylinder on the left-hand side.

  • Detach the plate at the pneumatic cylinder and leave the plate attached to the torsional spring.

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Stand the unit up and press eject to open the door on the cassette player. Gripping the cassette player from the back, lift upwards on the door to unclip it from the bar around which it rotates. This may take some effort. Gripping the cassette player from the back, lift upwards on the door to unclip it from the bar around which it rotates. This may take some effort.
  • Stand the unit up and press eject to open the door on the cassette player.

  • Gripping the cassette player from the back, lift upwards on the door to unclip it from the bar around which it rotates. This may take some effort.

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Remove the 5 mm Phillips screw holding the blue and yellow wires in place.
  • Remove the 5 mm Phillips screw holding the blue and yellow wires in place.

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Unsolder the red and white wires leading from the cassette player unit. Unsolder the red and white wires leading from the cassette player unit. Unsolder the red and white wires leading from the cassette player unit.
  • Unsolder the red and white wires leading from the cassette player unit.

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Unplug the grey wire leading from the cassette player.
  • Unplug the grey wire leading from the cassette player.

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Remove the cassette player.
  • Remove the cassette player.

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Conclusion

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

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