Zoom H1 Handy Recorder Speaker Replacement
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This guide will show you how to remove and replace faulty speakers.
- Author: Alex
- Difficulty: Difficult
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Step 1 — Speaker ¶
Turn the device over with its display down.
Step 2 ¶
Remove the battery cover, pressing down on the tabs and sliding.
Step 3 ¶
Unscrew the two (2) #00, 10 mm screws located below the mic on the back cover.
Step 4 ¶
Carefully pry up the top end of the back cover using one finger.
Step 5 ¶
Remove the back plate by using a plastic removal tool to pry the back cover up around the edges.
Step 6 ¶
De-solder the white and black speaker wires from their soldering points.
Speaker soldering points are located on the thin section of the blue circuit board, and are marked with “SP+” and “SP-”.
Step 7 ¶
Remove the damaged speaker from its place at the very bottom of the case, just below the battery input.
Step 8 ¶
Replace the damaged speaker and re-solder to the original solder points.
Ensure that the negative wire is soldered to the “SP-” while the positive wire is soldered to the “SP+” point.