Introduction

Follow the steps in this guide in order to gain access to components found inside the device which most often require repair of replacement.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your Sandisk Sansa m230 Series mp3 player, use our service manual.

  1. Remove the battery compartment cover.
    • Remove the battery compartment cover.

    • Remove the battery.

    Add Comment

  2. Locate and remove the screw next to the battery compartment lid.
    • Locate and remove the screw next to the battery compartment lid.

    Add Comment

    • Locate the interlocking pegs along the seam of the device's casings.

    • Gently pry the pegs apart one at a time, working your way around the case.

    • Be careful when prying apart the pegs: they are made of plastic and may break.

    Add Comment

    • The battery contact springs may prevent the case from separating.

    • Push the battery contact springs down through the hole in the case.

    Add Comment

    • The casing protecting the USB and headphone jacks must be removed.

    • Locate and gently pry apart the two interlocking clips holding it in place.

    • The outer casings may now be removed and the MP3 player should separate.

    Add Comment

    • You now have access to all components found on the inside of the device!

    Add Comment

James Thorne

Member since: 11/05/2013

625 Reputation

6 Guides authored

Team

UMass Dartmouth, Team 1-8, Shastany Fall 2013 Member of UMass Dartmouth, Team 1-8, Shastany Fall 2013

UMASSD-SHASTANY-F13S1G8

3 Members

6 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 10

All Time: 2,060