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Introduction

Follow this guide to replace the face gasket on a Valve Index VR headset.

Power off and unplug your Index before you begin your repair.

Tools

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  1. Valve Index Headset Face Gasket Replacement, Remove the face gasket: step 1, image 1 of 2 Valve Index Headset Face Gasket Replacement, Remove the face gasket: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Use your hand to gently pull the face gasket straight off of the headset.

    • The face gasket is held in place by four magnets that secure to screws in the face bezel.

    • Before installing a face gasket, ensure the four screws securing the face gasket bezel are installed. Otherwise, the face gasket will not stay in place.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow the above steps in reverse order.

Take your e-waste to an R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler.

Repair didn’t go as planned? Try some basic troubleshooting, or ask our Valve Index Answers community for help.

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Please make one for my rooms light switch also. This is groundbreaking stuff.

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