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Introduction

Follow this guide to replace the right speaker of a Valve Index VR Headset.

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

  1. Valve Index Headset Right Speaker Replacement, Unscrew the right speaker: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Use a T6 Torx screwdriver to remove the 8.1 mm screw securing the right speaker to the head strap.

  2. Valve Index Headset Right Speaker Replacement, Remove the right speaker: step 2, image 1 of 2 Valve Index Headset Right Speaker Replacement, Remove the right speaker: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the right speaker from the head strap.

    • During reassembly, ensure the metal contact points on the speaker are aligned with the contact points on the head strap.

Conclusion

Compare your new replacement part to the original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing.

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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