Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Remove all cables plugged into the PlayStation.
    • Remove all cables plugged into the PlayStation.

  2. Flip over the PlayStation and remove the six screws from the bottom.
    • Flip over the PlayStation and remove the six screws from the bottom.

    • Flip the PlayStation back.

    • There are no screws holding EVERYTHING inside the PlayStation so better hold it like a burger while flipping.

    • Lift up and remove the upper case.

    • Disconnect the ribbon cable and wired cable connectors.

    • Take extreme care when disconnecting ribbon cable from motherboard. Tears extremely easy.

    • remove the metal plate

    • remove the mother board by lifting the back.

    • if you're having a hard time removing it, use your nail and lift the second controller port.

    • Remove the metal case.

Conclusion

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

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