Introduction

How to disassemble and change the Laser Unit.

Video Overview

Turn off the console and disconnect all cables.
  • Turn off the console and disconnect all cables.

You must remove the warranty sticker and 4 screws. You must remove the warranty sticker and 4 screws. You must remove the warranty sticker and 4 screws.
  • You must remove the warranty sticker and 4 screws.

After removing HDD bay cover, you will see another 3 screw. After removing HDD bay cover, you will see another 3 screw. After removing HDD bay cover, you will see another 3 screw.
  • After removing HDD bay cover, you will see another 3 screw.

Push there to release and remove upper back bezel. Push there to release and remove upper back bezel. Push there to release and remove upper back bezel.
  • Push there to release and remove upper back bezel.

New Battery = Faster iPhone
Fix Kits starting at $16.99
The upper front bezel is harder to remove. The upper front bezel is harder to remove. The upper front bezel is harder to remove.
  • The upper front bezel is harder to remove.

Remove 7 screws to release top cover. Remove 7 screws to release top cover. Remove 7 screws to release top cover.
  • Remove 7 screws to release top cover.

Disconnect two flex-cables and move the Laser Unit. Remove the two screws and the small cable and then take out the Power Supply Unit. Disconnect two flex-cables and move the Laser Unit. Remove the two screws and the small cable and then take out the Power Supply Unit. Disconnect two flex-cables and move the Laser Unit. Remove the two screws and the small cable and then take out the Power Supply Unit.
  • Disconnect two flex-cables and move the Laser Unit. Remove the two screws and the small cable and then take out the Power Supply Unit.

To release the laser unit disconnect this flex-cable. To release the laser unit disconnect this flex-cable. To release the laser unit disconnect this flex-cable.
  • To release the laser unit disconnect this flex-cable.

One flex-cable, for rubbers and the metal bezel. One flex-cable, for rubbers and the metal bezel. One flex-cable, for rubbers and the metal bezel.
  • One flex-cable, for rubbers and the metal bezel.

Disconnect this flex-cable and attach it to the new spare part. Let's start assembling. Disconnect this flex-cable and attach it to the new spare part. Let's start assembling. Disconnect this flex-cable and attach it to the new spare part. Let's start assembling.
  • Disconnect this flex-cable and attach it to the new spare part. Let's start assembling.

Assembling, assembling... Assembling, assembling... Assembling, assembling...
  • Assembling, assembling...

Let's test the device before fully assembling it. .
Conclusion

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

7 other people completed this guide.

ZFix

Member since: 12/09/2013

141,617 Reputation

407 Guides authored

Team

Master Techs Member of Master Techs

Community

271 Members

677 Guides authored

Very good job, kudos!

Kevin Borras - Reply

I have found that there are to types of lasers do you sell the second one that does not have the black screws on top but are silver. I have found the one with the silver screws has a smaller laser flex cable and plug. its for the cech-43xx

jack blevinski - Reply

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 6

Past 7 Days: 62

Past 30 Days: 248

All Time: 16,331