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Introduction

This repair guide will walk through the primary steps of replacing the antenna in Skytex SP728.

  1. Make sure the device is powered off
    • Make sure the device is powered off

    • Rotate the device so the ports and screws face you

  2. Using a small phillips screwdriver, unscrew both end screws
    • Using a small phillips screwdriver, unscrew both end screws

  3. Using a plastic opening tool, work your way around the edge of the device, separating the case from the rest of the device
    • Using a plastic opening tool, work your way around the edge of the device, separating the case from the rest of the device

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  5. Once the case has been loosened, pry the backing off gently with your hands.
    • Once the case has been loosened, pry the backing off gently with your hands.

    • Make sure to remove the case gently as extra force can break the clasps or the case itself.

  6. Remove the case and open the device
    • Remove the case and open the device

  7. Remove the black tapes
    • Remove the black tapes

  8. Use the soldering station and remove soldered connections to the antenna wires.
    • Use the soldering station and remove soldered connections to the antenna wires.

    • Now replace the antenna.

    • Follow the link below for additional soldering information "https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/How+To+Sold...

Conclusion

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

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