Introduction

A complete guide to replacing the main board.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Place your device upside down and locate the two battery compartments.
    • Place your device upside down and locate the two battery compartments.

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  2. Press on the tabs at the bottom of the battery covers then lift up to remove.
    • Press on the tabs at the bottom of the battery covers then lift up to remove.

    • Remove batteries if they are present.

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    • Remove the following screws:

      • Seven Phillips scres

      • One 4.5 mm Gamebit screw

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    • Use tweezers to take all other screws out.

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    • Gently open the case by unfolding it over the top of the Sega Game Gear.

    • Do not pull the back of the case away, as cables are connected between both sides.

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    • Carefully unplug the 2 white-tipped connectors on the top cover.

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    • Unscrew all the marked screws.

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    • Slide the logic board out from under the circular black fastener at the top-left corner of the case.

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    • Place the logic board on a flat surface.

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Conclusion

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

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