Introduction

Use this guide to replace the speakers on your Polaroid A10.

Image 1/3: Insert a plastic opening tool between the display and the back cover. Image 2/3: Once you have one plastic opening tool in, you can insert another one. While holding one in place, slide the other along the gap to release the tabs. Image 3/3: It is easier to remove the back cover, if the display screen is faced down.
  • Begin by having the side with volume and power button face up towards you.

  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the display and the back cover.

  • Once you have one plastic opening tool in, you can insert another one. While holding one in place, slide the other along the gap to release the tabs.

  • It is easier to remove the back cover, if the display screen is faced down.

  • The tabs must be released from all four sides before removing the back cover.

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  • The speakers are located on the bottom of the device, below the battery and adjacent to the motherboard.

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Image 1/3: Carefully remove the speakers from original position without  pulling out the wires. Image 2/3: Carefully remove the speakers from original position without  pulling out the wires. Image 3/3: Carefully remove the speakers from original position without  pulling out the wires.
  • Using the Phillips #000 screwdriver, remove the two 7 mm screws located in the picture by rotating the screw counter-clockwise.

  • Carefully remove the speakers from original position without pulling out the wires.

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Image 1/1: The wire connections are located on the motherboard next to the corner of the battery closest to the motherboard.
  • Using the soldering tool, remove the two small black wires and two small red wires from the motherboard.

  • The wire connections are located on the motherboard next to the corner of the battery closest to the motherboard.

  • Removal and installation of wires requires soldering. Here's a helpful link to assist you with great soldering techniques.

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  • Gently lift the speakers up and out of the device.

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Conclusion

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

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