Parts

No parts required.

  1. Flip over the controller. Then, unscrew the 7 screws holding it together.
    • Flip over the controller.

    • Then, unscrew the 7 screws holding it together.

    • There are no screws hiding under the sticker, so there is no need to rip it off or punch a hole in it (like i tried to do in a previous attempt)

    • After removing the screws, just pull the back off of the controller. There aren't any cables attached to it.

  2. First, unplug the battery connector Then, undo the 8 clips that hold the board to the front casing with the flathead driver.
    • First, unplug the battery connector

    • Then, undo the 8 clips that hold the board to the front casing with the flathead driver.

    • For the lower clips, you might need a slightly bigger flathead.

    • After that, just lift the board up.

    • Be careful not to break the wires that go to the vibration motors, as they are soldered to the board.

    • To remove the vibration motors, just pull them out, being careful not to break the wires.

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  4. Remove the screws holding the D-pad and buttons to the front case, carefully prying them out with your flathead. To remove the shoulder buttons, just pull them out.
    • Remove the screws holding the D-pad and buttons to the front case, carefully prying them out with your flathead. To remove the shoulder buttons, just pull them out.

    • Unfortunately, the clear lenses through which the status LEDs shine are glued onto the case and are not removable.

  5. You now have a fully disassembled controller, ready to be repaired or modified
    • You now have a fully disassembled controller, ready to be repaired or modified

Conclusion

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

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