Parts

No parts required.

Remove the six screws from the underside of the console with a Phillips #1 screwdriver.
  • Remove the six screws from the underside of the console with a Phillips #1 screwdriver.

Flip the Sega Genesis upright.
  • Flip the Sega Genesis upright.

Gently lift the top casing.
  • Gently lift the top casing.

  • Note: the case will be connected to the main board by LED wires.

Bend out the LED leads into vertical positions.
  • Bend out the LED leads into vertical positions.

Slide the LED wire apparatus off the lead pins.
  • Slide the LED wire apparatus off the lead pins.

  • Note: observe which color wire corresponds with which length of pin.

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Separate the main board from the outer case.
  • Separate the main board from the outer case.

Remove single black screw from the outside of the bottom cover, using a Philips screwdriver.
  • Remove single black screw from the outside of the bottom cover, using a Philips screwdriver.

Using a Philips screwdriver, remove 11 screws securing silver casing.
  • Using a Philips screwdriver, remove 11 screws securing silver casing.

Remove silver case.
  • Remove silver case.

Remove single golden screw on motherboard using Philips screwdriver.
  • Remove single golden screw on motherboard using Philips screwdriver.

  • Note: Push headphone jack to the side.

Remove two black screws on the left and right sides of the cartridge slot.
  • Remove two black screws on the left and right sides of the cartridge slot.

Remove motherboard.
  • Remove motherboard.

Re-install new motherboard.
  • Re-install new motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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