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If your controllers no longer work from long distances you might have a broken WiFi antenna.Guide update in progress! [ … ] Be aware that any replacement or teardown beyond the hard drive voidsFollow this guide to replace the Wi-Fi antenna on your Sony warranty. Playstation 4. [ … ] *You are using this guide at'''Unplug your own risk. TronicsFix take no responsibility and will not be held liable for PS4 before beginning any damages that may occur while using this guide. repairs.'''
If your controllers no longer work from long distances you might have a broken WiFi antenna.Guide update in progress! [ … ] Be aware that any replacement or teardown beyond the hard drive voidsFollow this guide to replace the Wi-Fi antenna on your Sony warranty. Playstation 4. [ … ] *You are using this guide at'''Unplug your own risk. TronicsFix take no responsibility and will not be held liable for PS4 before beginning any damages that may occur while using this guide. repairs.'''
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To'''To reassemble your device, follow these instructions the above steps in reverse order. order.''' [ … ] Be sureTake your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/PlayStation%204|Answers community] for troubleshooting help. [ ] Compare your new replacement part to route the WiFi antenna cable original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the same way as it was routed new part before disassembly. Then take a break and have some ice cream! installing.
To'''To reassemble your device, follow these instructions the above steps in reverse order. order.''' [ … ] Be sureTake your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/PlayStation%204|Answers community] for troubleshooting help. [ ] Compare your new replacement part to route the WiFi antenna cable original part—you may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the same way as it was routed new part before disassembly. Then take a break and have some ice cream! installing.
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This guide will help you removeHow to replace the WiFi Wi-Fi antenna from your PS4. on a Sony Playstation 4.
This guide will help you removeHow to replace the WiFi Wi-Fi antenna from your PS4. on a Sony Playstation 4.

Guide Prerequisites

Tools

  • TR8 Torx Security Screwdriver x1 added.
  • Phillips #0 Screwdriver x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • Phillips #1 Screwdriver x1 removed.
  • Metal Probe x1 removed.
  • TR9 Torx Security Screwdriver x1 removed.

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  • PlayStation 4 (CUH-12XXA) Wi-Fi Antenna x1 removed.
  • PlayStation 4 Console Screw Set x1 removed.

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