Introduction

The Velocity Micro Cruz is fairly simple to work on. Please make sure that you are mindful of where you are placing the individual screws. The screws and their location are important when reassembling the tablet.

Image 1/1: Gently work the tool around the diameter of the tablet until the back pops completely off.
  • Using one of the plastic opening tools, separate the plastic back from the tablet in one spot.

  • Gently work the tool around the diameter of the tablet until the back pops completely off.

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Image 1/2: Ensure that all screws are removed before moving on to the next step. Image 2/2: Ensure that all screws are removed before moving on to the next step.
  • Use the screwdrivers to remove all the screws.

  • Ensure that all screws are removed before moving on to the next step.

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  • Remove the bottom LCD connector by gently pulling it away from the motherboard.

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Image 1/1: Use a plastic opening tool to gently pry underneath the frame of the grey plastic frame until it completely separates from the housing.
  • Identify the speaker wires.

  • Use a plastic opening tool to gently pry underneath the frame of the grey plastic frame until it completely separates from the housing.

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Image 1/1: Use a plastic opening tool to remove the speaker.
  • Use the wire cutters to clip the speaker wires in the middle

  • Use a plastic opening tool to remove the speaker.

  • Insert the new speaker in its place and solder the old and new wires together.

  • For soldering help, check out iFixit's How to Solder and Desolder Connections guide.

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Conclusion

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

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