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iPad Air Wi-Fi Right Speaker Replacement

Replace the right speaker in an iPad Air.

Use this guide to replace the right-hand speaker in your iPad Air.

Adım 1 Right Speaker  ¶ 

Insert a spudger under the left antenna cable and lift upward to disconnect the antenna cable connector. Insert a spudger under the left antenna cable and lift upward to disconnect the antenna cable connector.

Adım 1 Right Speaker  ¶ 

  • Insert a spudger under the left antenna cable and lift upward to disconnect the antenna cable connector.

Adım 2  ¶ 

There are five pieces of tape wrapped around the left antenna cable covering the right speaker cable connector. Peel the tape up from the rear case. Fold the antenna cable out of the way.

Adım 2  ¶ 

  • There are five pieces of tape wrapped around the left antenna cable covering the right speaker cable connector.

  • Peel the tape up from the rear case.

  • Fold the antenna cable out of the way.

Adım 3  ¶ 

A bend in the speaker cable makes it difficult to peel the tape up from the end. Instead, grip the tape just under the speaker and peel it down, away from the edge of the case.

Adım 3  ¶ 

  • A bend in the speaker cable makes it difficult to peel the tape up from the end.

  • Instead, grip the tape just under the speaker and peel it down, away from the edge of the case.

  • Be careful with your tweezers—only grab and peel the tape, and not the cable beneath.

Adım 4  ¶ 

Peel the tape toward the home button to uncover the speaker cable connector. Peel the tape toward the home button to uncover the speaker cable connector. Peel the tape toward the home button to uncover the speaker cable connector.

Adım 4  ¶ 

  • Peel the tape toward the home button to uncover the speaker cable connector.

Adım 5  ¶ 

Use the pointed end of a spudger to flip up the retaining flap on the right speaker cable connector. Slide the speaker cable straight out of its ZIF connector. Slide the speaker cable straight out of its ZIF connector.

Adım 5  ¶ 

  • Use the pointed end of a spudger to flip up the retaining flap on the right speaker cable connector.

  • Slide the speaker cable straight out of its ZIF connector.

Adım 6  ¶ 

Remove the tape holding the speaker to the rear case. Remove the tape holding the speaker to the rear case. Remove the tape holding the speaker to the rear case.

Adım 6  ¶ 

  • Remove the tape holding the speaker to the rear case.

Adım 7  ¶ 

Carefully peel the LCD buffer tape up off of the rear case. Carefully peel the LCD buffer tape up off of the rear case. Carefully peel the LCD buffer tape up off of the rear case.

Adım 7  ¶ 

  • Carefully peel the LCD buffer tape up off of the rear case.

Adım 8  ¶ 

Remove the 2.2 mm Phillips #000 screw securing the speaker to the rear case.

Adım 8  ¶ 

  • Remove the 2.2 mm Phillips #000 screw securing the speaker to the rear case.

Adım 9  ¶ 

Insert a fingernail or the flat end of a spudger in the groove in the speaker housing, near the corner of the rear case. Pull the speaker down, away from the corner of the case. Pull the speaker down, away from the corner of the case.

Adım 9  ¶ 

  • Insert a fingernail or the flat end of a spudger in the groove in the speaker housing, near the corner of the rear case.

  • Pull the speaker down, away from the corner of the case.

Adım 10  ¶ 

Use a spudger to help pull the speaker out from under the edge of the rear case. Remove the right speaker from the iPad. Remove the right speaker from the iPad.

Adım 10  ¶ 

  • Use a spudger to help pull the speaker out from under the edge of the rear case.

  • Remove the right speaker from the iPad.