Introduction

If your iPod won't connect to the Luna while docked, the dock may be faulty. Follow this guide to replace the dock circuit board.

Parts

No parts required.

Flip the device over so that the batteries are closest to you. Remove the battery lid by pressing the battery cover's tab and pulling it away from the device. Push the battery against the spring and lift it out of the casing.
  • Flip the device over so that the batteries are closest to you.

  • Remove the battery lid by pressing the battery cover's tab and pulling it away from the device.

  • Push the battery against the spring and lift it out of the casing.

  • Repeat with the other battery.

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Unscrew all eight 12mm Phillips head screws with a Philips #1 screwdriver.
  • Unscrew all eight 12mm Phillips head screws with a Philips #1 screwdriver.

  • The iFixit 26 bit screwdriver kit will not reach the screws. Make sure to use a screwdriver that is thin enough to not get stuck in the screw holes.

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Flip the Luna back over so that the buttons are facing upward and the LCD screen is facing you. Gently tilt the lid back 45 degrees so that the inside is exposed.
  • Flip the Luna back over so that the buttons are facing upward and the LCD screen is facing you.

  • Gently tilt the lid back 45 degrees so that the inside is exposed.

  • Be mindful of the wires inside of the Luna. It is easy to break a connection if a wire gets caught.

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Unscrew the four black 7mm screws with the Phillips #1 screw driver that hold the middle circuit board to the top case. Unscrew the four black 7mm screws with the Phillips #1 screw driver that hold the middle circuit board to the top case. Unscrew the four black 7mm screws with the Phillips #1 screw driver that hold the middle circuit board to the top case.
  • Unscrew the four black 7mm screws with the Phillips #1 screw driver that hold the middle circuit board to the top case.

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Conclusion

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

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