Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the gyroscope component of your SwagTron T1. This may be necessary if the self-balancing function of your hoverboard is not working correctly. Before attempting this replacement, recalibrate your SwagTron. If the problem persists, continue with this replacement. This replacement can be done for the gyroscope component on either side of your SwagTron T1.

Parts

No parts required.

Ensure that the SwagTron is off.
  • Ensure that the SwagTron is off.

  • Turn the SwagTron upside down to see the underside.

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Unscrew the eighteen 10mm screws that secure the back panels using a Phillips #2 screwdriver. The screws are tightly in place. It will take effort to screw them out. The panel is still attached to the SwagTron by wires that go to the motherboard.
  • Unscrew the eighteen 10mm screws that secure the back panels using a Phillips #2 screwdriver.

  • The screws are tightly in place. It will take effort to screw them out.

  • The panel is still attached to the SwagTron by wires that go to the motherboard.

  • Carefully lift the panels off

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Follow the wires from the panels to the motherboard. You may need to cut any zip ties that are holding the wires together. There is one connection on the battery side and three on the other side that must be removed.
  • Follow the wires from the panels to the motherboard.

  • You may need to cut any zip ties that are holding the wires together.

  • There is one connection on the battery side and three on the other side that must be removed.

  • These connections may be difficult to remove. Try to securely press the connection and pull firmly.

  • Your back panels are now completely removed.

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Disconnect the gyroscope by disconnecting the wires attached to it. These wires are black, green, blue and red. Disconnect the gyroscope by disconnecting the wires attached to it. These wires are black, green, blue and red.
  • Disconnect the gyroscope by disconnecting the wires attached to it. These wires are black, green, blue and red.

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Using your Phillips #2 screwdriver, remove the four 8mm screws marked in red from the gyroscope.
  • Using your Phillips #2 screwdriver, remove the four 8mm screws marked in red from the gyroscope.

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Carefully remove the gyroscope component from the SwagTron. Carefully remove the gyroscope component from the SwagTron. Carefully remove the gyroscope component from the SwagTron.
  • Carefully remove the gyroscope component from the SwagTron.

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Conclusion

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

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