Introduction

Bumpers can become loose over time and not function properly. This guide will show you how to remove the faceplate to be able to access the bumpers.

Remove battery pack cover.
  • Remove battery pack cover.

  • Remove batteries.

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Remove the side handles by wedging the spudger in between the front and side panels. Pry the side panel by moving the  spudger back and forth. You must do this along the entire seam to remove the side handle panel.
  • Remove the side handles by wedging the spudger in between the front and side panels.

  • Pry the side panel by moving the spudger back and forth. You must do this along the entire seam to remove the side handle panel.

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Removing the side handles allows easy access to remove the faceplate. Removing the screws located underneath the side handles should allow the faceplate to come off. Removing the screws located underneath the side handles should allow the faceplate to come off.
  • Removing the side handles allows easy access to remove the faceplate.

  • Removing the screws located underneath the side handles should allow the faceplate to come off.

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Now that the bumpers are easily visible make sure to clean any dirt or grime that may be around the bumpers.
  • Now that the bumpers are easily visible make sure to clean any dirt or grime that may be around the bumpers.

  • The bumpers are connected by a middle plastic cover that is around the Xbox button. Remove this plastic piece to fully reveal the bumpers.

  • Remove the bumpers by pulling them off the top of the controller. Put on the new bumpers and reassemble the middle plastic cover.

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Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

the bumpers take some finesse to remove, so be patient

Vincent - Reply

You should add a security hex screwdriver to your tools list, along with the gauge that is required.

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