Introduction

You have tried everything to attempt to make your device work again, if nothing has succeeded the motor may need to be replaced. Follow this guide on how to remove the motor.

Remove the dark transparent cap by gently pulling on it.
  • Remove the dark transparent cap by gently pulling on it.

Remove the back battery cap from the device by twisting it to the unlock position and pulling.
  • Remove the back battery cap from the device by twisting it to the unlock position and pulling.

Remove the black trimmer cap from the top of the device by gently pulling it.
  • Remove the black trimmer cap from the top of the device by gently pulling it.

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Use a metal spudger to pry apart the silver plastic case.
  • Use a metal spudger to pry apart the silver plastic case.

  • Pull each side of the plastic case off.

Unscrew one 20mm  Phillips #00 screw.
  • Unscrew one 20mm Phillips #00 screw.

Remove the rubber stopper from the top of the motor shaft by gently pulling it off.
  • Remove the rubber stopper from the top of the motor shaft by gently pulling it off.

Use a pair of tweezers to remove the plastic cover of the motor shaft by pulling it away from the motor. Use a pair of tweezers to remove the plastic cover of the motor shaft by pulling it away from the motor.
  • Use a pair of tweezers to remove the plastic cover of the motor shaft by pulling it away from the motor.

Remove the motor from the case by sliding the cover off of it.
  • Remove the motor from the case by sliding the cover off of it.

Conclusion

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

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