Introduction

Be aware that most of your time will be spent getting the back off of the device. However, once in the device the repair is quick and easy.

  1. Use a Heat Gun to loosen the adhesive around the inside of the device.
    • Use a Heat Gun to loosen the adhesive around the inside of the device.

    • Use prying tools to lift the back of the device up.

    • I recommend prying up one side at a time and heating the adhesive to 'just barely too hot to touch'.

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  2. Unscrew the headphone jack from the device.
    • Unscrew the headphone jack from the device.

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    • Unlock the headphone jack ribbon.

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    • Move the wires out of the way and slowly pull the ribbon out of the circuit dock.

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    • Lift headphone jack/ribbon out and it's FREE!

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Conclusion

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

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