Introduction

The pictures I took doesn't clearly explain all the processes I apologize but hopefully the captions will help you.Also I'm new to this so sorry for bad pictures.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your Xbox, use our service manual.

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  • Flip over the Xbox to where it shows the bar codes. Take of the black grips. Also scratch around where it has the stickers to find the screws there are a total of six, 2 of the screws are within the stickers.

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Image 1/1: When you get the screws off use the spudger to get it open by finding a crack that goes all around the xbox
  • (This photo is not mine it was from another ifixit and i will use 5 photos from them since i couldn't find the ones i took)

  • When you get the screws off use the spudger to get it open by finding a crack that goes all around the xbox

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Image 1/1: After you take of the top you will see all the circuits.
  • (This photo is not mine it was from another ifixit and i will use 5 photos from them since i couldn't find the ones i took)

  • After you take of the top you will see all the circuits.

  • Look around and you will find 3 screws that are holding down the disc drive and remove them.

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Image 1/1: When you do that just take off the disc drive depending on what you are trying to fix just unplug the wires going to it and set it aside.
  • (This photo is not mine it was from another ifixit and i will use 5 photos from them since i couldn't find the ones i took)

  • When you do that just take off the disc drive depending on what you are trying to fix just unplug the wires going to it and set it aside.

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Image 1/1: Unplug any wires that seem to be poking out then take out the disc drive which should just come out.
  • (This photo is not mine it was from another ifixit and i will use 5 photos from them since i couldn't find the ones i took)

  • Unplug any wires that seem to be poking out then take out the disc drive which should just come out.

  • Same thing if its not your focus just put it to the side.

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Image 1/1: Remove the ribbon carefully
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  • Remove the ribbon carefully

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  • Somewhere on the motherboard there will be a multi-colored wires that are togeter and just simply unplug it

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Image 1/1: There will be screws holding it down so just look around the transformers.
  • To the left of the Rainbow wire there are a lot of transformers which we will need to take out.

  • There will be screws holding it down so just look around the transformers.

  • Disconnect any wires that are connected to it before picking it up.

  • Set it aside if its not what you are going for.

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Image 1/1: There also will be screws around,when you find them unscrew them and all you have to do know is carefully take out the motherboard
  • When the transformers are gone look around the motherboard which should be the last electronic left.

  • There also will be screws around,when you find them unscrew them and all you have to do know is carefully take out the motherboard

  • Then your done at taking out the motherboard.

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Justin Moreno

Member since: 11/08/2016

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you forgot to mention the fan shroud, which, if i remember correctly is a bit tricky to remove

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