Introduction

Before proceeding with the replacement guide, please ensure the headphones are unplugged from any device.

Parts

Remove leather headphone cushion by pulling edge towards middle of headphone.
  • Remove leather headphone cushion by pulling edge towards middle of headphone.

  • It should slip off the device.

Carefully peal back foam pad to prevent tearing.
  • Carefully peal back foam pad to prevent tearing.

  • It is glued at both the top and bottom.

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Use the T6 torx screwdriver to remove the three screws holding the speaker in place.
  • Use the T6 torx screwdriver to remove the three screws holding the speaker in place.

  • To avoid stripping screws, be sure to use the right drill bit oriented perpendicular to the face of the screw.

With the speaker removed from the speaker module, clip the black and white wires on the back of the speaker, as shown.
  • With the speaker removed from the speaker module, clip the black and white wires on the back of the speaker, as shown.

  • Solder wires onto corresponding pads of replacement speaker.

  • For soldering see the ifixit soldering guide: How To Solder and Desolder Connections

Conclusion

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

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