Introduction

In this guide, the reader will be stepped through the process of removing and replacing the base panel on the iHome iBT16. This is a prerequisite guide to most replacement guides, due to it being the access to the motherboard.

  1. Make sure to flip the device over to get into the correct orientation
    • Make sure to flip the device over to get into the correct orientation

    • Using the Philips #00 Screwdriver, unscrew and remove the four 9mm black screws on the base plate of the device.

    • Make sure to keep these screws in a safe location so you don't lose them

  2. Using the plastic opening tool, insert  into the crack between the base plate and the main body of the device
    • Using the plastic opening tool, insert into the crack between the base plate and the main body of the device

    • Using a lever like motion, push the opening tool down thus lifting the plate

    • You will need to use your fingers to lift the base plate off the main body of the device

    • The motherboard is directly underneath the base plate

Conclusion

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

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