You can remove the side panels with a pry tool.
  • You can remove the side panels with a pry tool.

  • You don't need to remove the rubber. The rubber on this controller was already bad

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Remove the 5 Torx Security Bit (TR8) screws
  • Remove the 5 Torx Security Bit (TR8) screws

all the T8 screws on my controller have a clear filling in them, WTF?!?!?

Patrick Henry - Reply

all my T8 screws have a clear filling in them, WTF?!?!?!

Patrick Henry - Reply

I've never seen that, I can't advise much other than scrapping it out with an xacto knife

EasyAsABC123 - Reply

My screws have a tiny metal pin in the center. Looks like I need a TR8 bit, not a T8. This might be what you are mistaking for a clear filling.

Steve McGinn - Reply

Thanks it might be TR8 i’ll update the guide

EasyAsABC123 - Reply

  • Pry the panel next to the 3.5mm port

  • Be careful to not rip the ribbon shown in the next step

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  • Be careful to not rip the ribbon cable

  • You can pop the connector up to remove the ribbon easily

  • Ribbon Cable

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  • Remove the 2 Torx (T6) screws

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  • Desolder the 4 wires on each side, these control the vibrations and the RT LT

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  • Pull up from the "top" side of the controller on the sister board.

Hi,

I would like to know if I could get from you a Motherboard . In case you don' t have it, where could I find one?

Thank you

Alejandro Expósito - Reply

  • Be Careful to not lose the sync button

  • Pry the middle section up from the home button side.

  • This will also remove the LB and RB which is a single part

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  • Unscrew the 6 Torx (T6) screws

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  • Now you can remove the buttons themselves.

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Conclusion

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

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