Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 – Disassembling procedure – How to replace the speaker - Tablet repair and service – Disassembling procedure – How to replace the speaker - Tablet repair and service

Category: Tablets repair and service 

Contents of this article 

  • How to remove the case
  • How to remove the battery 
  • How to remove the speaker 

Asus MeMO Pad HD 7

Carefully remove the back panel by using a plastic opening tool to remove the panel off thedevice. Pull the back panel away from the device.
The volume buttons can fall out of the case. Pay attention so as not to lose them.
Unlock the ZIF connectors on the data cables.
Raise the white locking tabs by lifting their upper edge – furthest from the battery - they hinge across the width of the connector.
Remove the cable from its slot by gently pulling downward on the tabs.
Check that the touchscreen cables are fully seated when reassembling or touchscreen may have unresponsive areas.
Locate the battery connector by following the wires that come from the top right of the battery. To disconnect the battery just lift up gently on the wires. Use a spudger or blue plastic opening tool to gently

Using a spudger carefully pry the battery up. It is glued down so slight pressure may be needed.
The battery has a soft casing, be careful not to tear the battery casing as chemicals could leak out.
Unscrew two Philip's #000 2 mm screws located on the left and right side of the speaker housing.
Locate the speaker wires to the left side of the battery. Remove the connector by pulling up gently or prying with a tool if you can not get a good grip.