Introduction

This guide provides instructions for the removal and re-installation of the drone L.E.D. bulbs. This guide requires soldering. Please see this guide for more information on how to solder and desolder connections.

Ensure the drone is powered off. Press in and lift battery compartment cover.
  • Ensure the drone is powered off.

  • Press in and lift battery compartment cover.

  • A soft pry tool may be used for easier access.

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Remove battery pack from body of drone.
  • Remove battery pack from body of drone.

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Disconnect white connectors between the battery pack and drone. Disconnect white connectors between the battery pack and drone.
  • Disconnect white connectors between the battery pack and drone.

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Remove the eight (8) 5mm Philips screws attaching the motor arms to the body using a Philips J00 screwdriver.
  • Remove the eight (8) 5mm Philips screws attaching the motor arms to the body using a Philips J00 screwdriver.

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Remove the six (6) 5mm Philips screws attaching the Body Cover to the Body of the drone using a Philips J00 screwdriver. Remove the Body Cover.
  • Remove the six (6) 5mm Philips screws attaching the Body Cover to the Body of the drone using a Philips J00 screwdriver.

  • Remove the Body Cover.

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Remove the two (2) 5mm Philips screws attaching the Motherboard to the body of the drone using a Philips J00 screwdriver. Lift the Motherboard off the mounting position.
  • Remove the two (2) 5mm Philips screws attaching the Motherboard to the body of the drone using a Philips J00 screwdriver.

  • Lift the Motherboard off the mounting position.

  • Do not pull hard on the Motherboard as solder connections are fragile.

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This step contains a tool that can present a potential burn hazard. Prepare and warm up a soldering iron.
  • This step contains a tool that can present a potential burn hazard.

  • Prepare and warm up a soldering iron.

  • Position Motherboard so that the L.E.D. bulb solder joints are accessible.

  • Use the soldering iron to melt the solder joints.

  • For more detailed instructions on how to solder, visit out How to Solder and Desolder Connections guide.

  • Remove the L.E.D. bulb from the Motherboard

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Conclusion

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

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