iHome iH27B iPod Adapter Replacement

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Follow this guide if the iPod adapter on your iHome iH27B is physically broken and needs to be replaced.

  • Author: John Kraemer
  • Time estimate: 5 minutes
  • Difficulty: Easy

You will be removing screws and pulling out your broken adapter in order to replace it with a new adapter.

Edit Step 1 iPod Adapter  ¶ 

Image 1/1: Set the device with the adapter facing up.

Edit Step 1 iPod Adapter  ¶ 

  • Set the device with the adapter facing up.

  • Remove the following screws:

    • Two 10 mm Phillips #0

Edit Step 2  ¶ 

Image 1/1: Grip the plastic adapter case and pull upwards with a medium amount of force. You will have to twist forward a little so that the connections are visible.

Edit Step 2  ¶ 

  • Grip the plastic adapter case and pull upwards with a medium amount of force. You will have to twist forward a little so that the connections are visible.

  • The adapter will still be connected with wires, so make sure not to pull too hard.

Edit Step 3  ¶ 

Image 1/3: Remove the following screws:

Edit Step 3  ¶ 

  • Remove the following screws:

    • Four 7 mm Phillips #0

  • Lift out the two black plastic pieces that have come loose on either side of the circuit board, and set them aside.

Edit Step 4  ¶ 

Image 1/2: Carefully pry apart the bundle of white wires connected at the junction with the plastic opening tool.

Edit Step 4  ¶ 

  • Carefully pry apart the bundle of white wires connected at the junction with the plastic opening tool.

  • Do this slowly. Be careful not to damage the wires

  • Lift out the circuit board that has become loose.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

Image 1/1: Pull out the adapter, and replace it with the new one.

Edit Step 5  ¶ 

  • Pull out the adapter, and replace it with the new one.

Conclusion

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

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