Introduction

Use this guide to replace the motherboard in your device.

Place the heated iOpener on the face of the rear cover to loosen the adhesive underneath.
  • Place the heated iOpener on the face of the rear cover to loosen the adhesive underneath.

  • Set the watch face down on a flat surface.

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Work your way entirely around the rear cover.
  • Work your way entirely around the rear cover.

  • Gently slide the blue opening tool between the rear cover and the metal casing.

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  • Carefully remove the inside of the watch.

  • Carefully unscrew the two screws using the T3 Torx Screwdriver.

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  • Carefully remove all connectors.

  • Gently remove the battery from the motherboard after all connectors are removed.

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  • Detach the copper ribbon connecting the motherboard and the display.

  • Use the spudger to separate the motherboard casing from the rear housing.

Do not follow this it makes you break the piece that holds the button in. I broke my watch following this. I figure it out afterward but too late, the button and its surrounding unscrews out.

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Conclusion

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

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