Introduction

Before you begin please be aware that you will be completely disassembling the device in order to get to the bulb inside. This will only require a Philips screw driver and able hands.

Start by removing the 5 screws that are 5mm x 9mm located on the bottom of the device with a J1 screwdriver. Start by removing the 5 screws that are 5mm x 9mm located on the bottom of the device with a J1 screwdriver.
  • Start by removing the 5 screws that are 5mm x 9mm located on the bottom of the device with a J1 screwdriver.

Now that the screws have been removed, carefully but firmly open up the device at the seam until it is presented as shown.
  • Now that the screws have been removed, carefully but firmly open up the device at the seam until it is presented as shown.

Use a J0 screwdriver to remove the following four screws that are 5mm x 9mm.
  • Use a J0 screwdriver to remove the following four screws that are 5mm x 9mm.

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Use the same J0 screwdriver to remove the following 3 screws that are 7mm x 6mm.
  • Use the same J0 screwdriver to remove the following 3 screws that are 7mm x 6mm.

Now grab the plastic cover you just removed screws from and gently remove it from the device.
  • Now grab the plastic cover you just removed screws from and gently remove it from the device.

You may now pick up the plastic covering you removed screws from in Step 3 with ease revealing the bulb.
  • You may now pick up the plastic covering you removed screws from in Step 3 with ease revealing the bulb.

Lodge the plastic opening tool underneath the bulb casing. Using some upward  force,  pop the bulb off the casing.
  • Lodge the plastic opening tool underneath the bulb casing. Using some upward force, pop the bulb off the casing.

You have now removed the bulb from the casing. Gently pull the wires forward and prepare a soldering station.
  • You have now removed the bulb from the casing. Gently pull the wires forward and prepare a soldering station.

Carefully desolder the 2 wires from their solder contact points to detach the bulb panel from the motherboard.
  • Carefully desolder the 2 wires from their solder contact points to detach the bulb panel from the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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