Introduction

If you device will not turn on, it may be due to a defective power supply. If there are issues with the power supply on the device, this guide is here to demonstrate how to replace it.

Parts

No parts required.

Using a #1 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the three 10mm screws on the back panel.
  • Using a #1 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the three 10mm screws on the back panel.

  • Tilt the back of the top cover forward to remove from chassis.

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Gently pull up on the ribbon cable by the blue tab to remove it from the power supply board.
  • Gently pull up on the ribbon cable by the blue tab to remove it from the power supply board.

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Using a #1 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the two 7.5mm screws on top of the plastic cover and remove the cover. Using a #1 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the two 7.5mm screws on top of the plastic cover and remove the cover.
  • Using a #1 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the two 7.5mm screws on top of the plastic cover and remove the cover.

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Press down on the plastic retaining clip and pull backwards to remove the AC power connector from the power supply board.
  • Press down on the plastic retaining clip and pull backwards to remove the AC power connector from the power supply board.

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Using the plastic spudger tool, gently pry on either side of main power connector (CON801) to disconnect from main logic board. Pry a little bit on each side of board until the board lifts away. Tilt the board forward and lift up to remove from the chassis.
  • Using the plastic spudger tool, gently pry on either side of main power connector (CON801) to disconnect from main logic board.

  • Pry a little bit on each side of board until the board lifts away.

  • Tilt the board forward and lift up to remove from the chassis.

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Conclusion

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

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