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Xbox One S All Digital Edition IR Blaster Replacement

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  1. Xbox One S All Digital Edition IR Blaster Replacement, Plastic Enclosure: step 1, image 1 of 3 Xbox One S All Digital Edition IR Blaster Replacement, Plastic Enclosure: step 1, image 2 of 3 Xbox One S All Digital Edition IR Blaster Replacement, Plastic Enclosure: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Position the iFixit Opening Tool's riveted edge in between the top and bottom cover of the plastic enclosure.

    • Apply downward pressure on the iFixit Opening Tool until the security clip unlocks.

    • Repeat on different points of the plastic enclosure until the bottom cover is removed.

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    • Remove the six 50 mm green screws (labeled F1-F6) from the metal chassis using a Torx 10 screwdriver.

    • These screws hold the top cover of the plastic enclosure to the chassis.

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    • Apply pressure to peel off the sides of the casing.

    • Separate the metal chassis from the top cover, lifting the back of the chassis up and away from the top cover.

    • The plastic back panel is meant to stay attached to the metal chassis.

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    • Flip the metal enclosure so that the fan cover is on top.

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    • Remove the four 15mm screws attaching the IR Blaster to the metal chassis with the Torx T8 Security screwdriver.

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    • Carefully remove the IR Blaster from the metal chassis.

    • The connector is very fragile. Make sure you pull the board away from the case and not sideways.

Conclusion

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

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