Introduction

Use this guide to remove and replace the speakers in the Sony CFD-8 boombox.

Parts

No parts required.

Hold the boombox handle at an angle to access the screws behind the CD player. Unscrew the top two 14mm screws with a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver. You may need a flashlight to see the screws. Unscrew the top two 14mm screws with a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver. You may need a flashlight to see the screws.
  • Hold the boombox handle at an angle to access the screws behind the CD player.

  • Unscrew the top two 14mm screws with a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver. You may need a flashlight to see the screws.

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Remove four 14mm screws using a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver. Two of these screws are at the bottom of the boombox and the other two are on either side of the boombox. All four screws have black arrows (not visible in the photo) indicating their location on the boombox.
  • Remove four 14mm screws using a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver. Two of these screws are at the bottom of the boombox and the other two are on either side of the boombox.

  • All four screws have black arrows (not visible in the photo) indicating their location on the boombox.

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Gently separate the front panel from the back panel. Remove the two connections connecting the front panel to boombox. One is located on the upper lefthand side of the main circuit board.
  • Gently separate the front panel from the back panel.

  • Remove the two connections connecting the front panel to boombox.

    • One is located on the upper lefthand side of the main circuit board.

    • The other is a large white strip slightly to the right of the cassette player.

    • Do not touch the cylindrical parts on the circuit board. These are capacitors and may deliver a shock!

  • Remove the front panel.

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Use a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver to remove the four respective screws attaching the left and right speakers to the front panel. Use a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver to remove the four respective screws attaching the left and right speakers to the front panel.
  • Use a 14cm Phillips #1 screwdriver to remove the four respective screws attaching the left and right speakers to the front panel.

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Remove the speakers from the front panel.
  • Remove the speakers from the front panel.

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Conclusion

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

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