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iPod 4th Generation or Photo Logic Board Replacement

  • Autor: iRobot
  • Dificultad: Moderar

Your iPod's motherboard controls just about everything on the iPod.

Paso 1 Logic Board  ¶ 

Carefully disconnect the white battery connector from the logic board. Be sure to pull only on the connector itself and not on the cables.

Paso 1 Logic Board  ¶ 

  • Carefully disconnect the white battery connector from the logic board. Be sure to pull only on the connector itself and not on the cables.

Paso 2  ¶ 

Use a spudger to flip up the black retaining bars securing the display and click wheel connectors to the logic board.

Paso 2  ¶ 

  • Use a spudger to flip up the black retaining bars securing the display and click wheel connectors to the logic board.

  • If you have an iPod Photo, the display connector (to the right of the picture) is located more centrally on the logic board.

Paso 3  ¶ 

Remove the 6 black T6 Torx screws securing the logic board to the front panel.

Paso 3  ¶ 

  • Remove the 6 black T6 Torx screws securing the logic board to the front panel.

  • If you have an iPod Photo, there will only be 5 screws, as there is no screw in the top right corner of the iPod.

Paso 4  ¶ 

Slide the orange click wheel ribbon cable out of its connector.  You must unlock this connector before sliding the ribbon cable out. The locking mechanism is on the opposite side of where the cable is inserted - it swivels upwards 90 degrees. Use a plastic spudger to lift the locking mechanism.

Paso 4  ¶ 

  • Slide the orange click wheel ribbon cable out of its connector. You must unlock this connector before sliding the ribbon cable out. The locking mechanism is on the opposite side of where the cable is inserted - it swivels upwards 90 degrees. Use a plastic spudger to lift the locking mechanism.

Paso 5  ¶ 

Carefully lift up the large end of the logic board and disconnect the display connector.

Paso 5  ¶ 

  • Carefully lift up the large end of the logic board and disconnect the display connector.

  • Lift the logic board out of the iPod.