Introduction

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Place the device so the display is down.
  • Place the device so the display is down.

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Remove the battery cover, pressing down on the tabs and sliding.
  • Remove the battery cover, pressing down on the tabs and sliding.

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Unscrew the two (2)  #00, 10 mm screws located below the mic on the back cover
  • Unscrew the two (2) #00, 10 mm screws located below the mic on the back cover

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Carefully pry up the top end of the back cover using one finger
  • Carefully pry up the top end of the back cover using one finger

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Remove the back plate by using a plastic removal tool to pry the back cover up around the edges.
  • Remove the back plate by using a plastic removal tool to pry the back cover up around the edges.

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De-solder at terminal point one.
  • De-solder at terminal point one.

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De-solder at the second terminal point.
  • De-solder at the second terminal point.

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Remove the faulty terminals Remove the faulty terminals
  • Remove the faulty terminals

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Place new lead in at point one and re-solder at the point.
  • Place new lead in at point one and re-solder at the point.

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Place second lead at point 2 and re-solder.
  • Place second lead at point 2 and re-solder.

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Conclusion

To Re-construct device, perform these steps in reverse order.

Alex

Member since: 10/28/2013

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Caution is needed with step 5. My backside broke off using a spudger to attempt to remove.

Joe Vaughan - Reply

Mine has third screw under the serial-number sticker.

halluciana - Reply

Can anyone advise where to find replacement terminals? My zoom h1 has bad corrosion of its battery terminals and I would like to follow this guide to fix them! Thanks!

Dylan St John - Reply

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