Introduction

If you are having a problem with your device's charging port, here is a step by step guide to replace a faulty charging port.

Remove the dust cup container from the motor housing. Remove the dust cup container from the motor housing. Remove the dust cup container from the motor housing.
  • Remove the dust cup container from the motor housing.

Remove the five 14mm screws with the PH 2 bit. Once all the screws are removed, pull one part of the housing away from the other. Remove the five 14mm screws with the PH 2 bit. Once all the screws are removed, pull one part of the housing away from the other. Remove the five 14mm screws with the PH 2 bit. Once all the screws are removed, pull one part of the housing away from the other.
  • Remove the five 14mm screws with the PH 2 bit. Once all the screws are removed, pull one part of the housing away from the other.

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Pull the charging port mount away from the housing. Once separated, pull the the charging port out of the mount to access the charging port itself. Pull the charging port mount away from the housing. Once separated, pull the the charging port out of the mount to access the charging port itself. Pull the charging port mount away from the housing. Once separated, pull the the charging port out of the mount to access the charging port itself.
  • Pull the charging port mount away from the housing. Once separated, pull the the charging port out of the mount to access the charging port itself.

Use a soldering iron to disconnect the wires from both terminals. For soldering help, check out iFixit's How to Solder and Desolder Connections guide.
Conclusion

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

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