Introduction

If your speaker in not functioning correctly, follow this guide and replace the speaker.

Parts

No parts required.

Insert spudger into the USB Micro slot and pry the case apart.
  • Insert spudger into the USB Micro slot and pry the case apart.

  • Be careful not to go too deep and bend the prong inside the Micro USB port.

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Slide the wide plastic opening tool across the seem, separating it if you can't pry the device open using just the spudger. Gently separate the case so none of the cords inside are disconnected
  • Slide the wide plastic opening tool across the seem, separating it if you can't pry the device open using just the spudger.

  • Gently separate the case so none of the cords inside are disconnected

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After prying the device apart, it should look like this.
  • After prying the device apart, it should look like this.

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Use the slim plastic opening tool to remove the speaker from its position on the case. Use the slim plastic opening tool to remove the speaker from its position on the case.
  • Use the slim plastic opening tool to remove the speaker from its position on the case.

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Locate the red and black wires that connect the speaker to the motherboard.
  • Locate the red and black wires that connect the speaker to the motherboard.

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Un-solder the red and black speaker wires that are connected to the motherboard
  • Un-solder the red and black speaker wires that are connected to the motherboard

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Conclusion

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

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