Introduction

If your device isn't working and other troubleshooting methods have failed, or a component of the motherboard has failed, use this guide to replace the motherboard and make your device functional again.

  1. Remove both 4 mm screws from the top of the tablet using a PH00 screw driver.
    • Remove both 4 mm screws from the top of the tablet using a PH00 screw driver.

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  2. Use the blue opening tool to pry the tablet open.
    • Use the blue opening tool to pry the tablet open.

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    • Remove all yellow tape from the motherboard.

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    • With the soldering tool remove the speaker wires, battery wires and gray wire that are connected to the motherboard.

    • Pay close attention to where each wire goes, so that you reconnect them in the correct order.

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    • Lift all three ZIF connectors to disconnect the ribbon wire.

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    • Use a PH00 screw driver to remove the three 4 mm screws holding the motherboard down.

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    • Lift the motherboard off the device.

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Conclusion

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

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Once the motherboard is out, what do you do ? Where do I go? More information would be appreciated.

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