Introduction

This guide will show you the steps to remove the swivels.

Parts

No parts required.

While holding the base of the headband with one hand, hold the ear cup with the other hand. Pull them apart to reveal the screw.
  • While holding the base of the headband with one hand, hold the ear cup with the other hand.

  • Pull them apart to reveal the screw.

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While apart, remove the screw from the headphone. While apart, remove the screw from the headphone.
  • While apart, remove the screw from the headphone.

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Loosen the plastic cover piece that protects the chrome folding hinge. Remove the plastic cover piece.
  • Loosen the plastic cover piece that protects the chrome folding hinge.

  • Remove the plastic cover piece.

  • During reassembly, make sure the plastic covering piece hooks onto the base of the chrome hinge before screwing it back in.

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Holding the ear cup with one hand, pull up on the base of the headband with the other hand to release the folding hinge. Repeat for the opposite side if necessary.
  • Holding the ear cup with one hand, pull up on the base of the headband with the other hand to release the folding hinge.

  • Repeat for the opposite side if necessary.

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Remove the three screws located on the driver cover of the ear cup with the PH0 Phillips screw driver. Remove the three screws located on the driver cover of the ear cup with the PH0 Phillips screw driver.
  • Remove the three screws located on the driver cover of the ear cup with the PH0 Phillips screw driver.

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Pull the driver cover away from the headphone. Do not pull the driver cover away too fast since there are wires connecting the driver to the ear cup.
  • Pull the driver cover away from the headphone.

  • Do not pull the driver cover away too fast since there are wires connecting the driver to the ear cup.

  • During reassembly, make sure the two wires are pointing downward before screwing the driver back in.

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Separate the swivel from the ear cup. Separate the swivel from the ear cup.
  • Separate the swivel from the ear cup.

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Grab the end of the swivel that is closest to "Pioneer" and pull outward. Grab the end of the swivel that is closest to "Pioneer" and pull outward. Grab the end of the swivel that is closest to "Pioneer" and pull outward.
  • Grab the end of the swivel that is closest to "Pioneer" and pull outward.

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Switch sides and grab the other end of the swivel and pull outward as well. During reassembly, insert the swivel back at the tilted position so it can be popped in with ease. During reassembly, insert the swivel back at the tilted position so it can be popped in with ease.
  • Switch sides and grab the other end of the swivel and pull outward as well.

  • During reassembly, insert the swivel back at the tilted position so it can be popped in with ease.

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Conclusion

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

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