Introduction

The purpose of this guide is to show the steps necessary to replace the faulty DC power connector.

Use the plastic opening tool to remove the four rubber pads from the bottom of the device.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to remove the four rubber pads from the bottom of the device.

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The Slingbox has four black 5mm screws, one on each corner of the case. Remove the four black 5mm screws using the PH1 screwdriver. Gently pull and separate the two case covers.
  • The Slingbox has four black 5mm screws, one on each corner of the case.

  • Remove the four black 5mm screws using the PH1 screwdriver.

  • Gently pull and separate the two case covers.

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The motherboard has five silver 5.5mm screws connecting it to the base of the Slingbox. Remove the five silver screws on the motherboard using the PH1 screwdriver. Gently slide and separate the motherboard from the base.
  • The motherboard has five silver 5.5mm screws connecting it to the base of the Slingbox.

  • Remove the five silver screws on the motherboard using the PH1 screwdriver.

  • Gently slide and separate the motherboard from the base.

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Do not touch the heated tip of the soldering iron.
  • Do not touch the heated tip of the soldering iron.

    • Check this guide out to learn how to use a soldering iron.

  • Desolder all three lead prongs.

  • Gently pull the DC power connector from the motherboard.

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Conclusion

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

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