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This Guide will help you take apart the Wii DVD drive and replace the DVD reader data cable. If your Wii console is having trouble and unable to read the disc . Replacing the DVD reader data cable will help fix the issue.

  1. Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the single screw from the bottom of the device. Pull out the slot with the battery (pictured in the third photo). Leave both the battery and the slot organized on the side with the removed screw. Pull out the slot with the battery (pictured in the third photo). Leave both the battery and the slot organized on the side with the removed screw.
    • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the single screw from the bottom of the device.

    • Pull out the slot with the battery (pictured in the third photo). Leave both the battery and the slot organized on the side with the removed screw.

  2. Use tweezers to remove the three black square stickers on the top of the console by prying under and gently pulling up to expose three  screws. Use tweezers to remove the three black square stickers on the top of the console by prying under and gently pulling up to expose three  screws.
    • Use tweezers to remove the three black square stickers on the top of the console by prying under and gently pulling up to expose three screws.

  3. Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to unscrew all three of the 4.1mm screws underneath the rubber feet. Leave the screws in their holes and remove this plate.
    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to unscrew all three of the 4.1mm screws underneath the rubber feet.

    • Leave the screws in their holes and remove this plate.

  4. Remove the two 5.9 mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver. Remove the two 8.3mm screws using the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver.
    • Remove the two 5.9 mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Remove the two 8.3mm screws using the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver.

  5. Remove the two half-cylinder stickers from the back left side of the Wii using the spudger. Remove the two rectangular size stickers closest to the front of the Wii using the tweezers. Ignore the other two half-cylinder stickers. Remove the two rectangular size stickers closest to the front of the Wii using the tweezers. Ignore the other two half-cylinder stickers.
    • Remove the two half-cylinder stickers from the back left side of the Wii using the spudger.

    • Remove the two rectangular size stickers closest to the front of the Wii using the tweezers. Ignore the other two half-cylinder stickers.

  6. Use the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver to remove all four Y screws on the left facing side of the console. The two 8.3 mm Y screws closest to the rear ports will require the extension for the screwdriver to make contact with the screws. The two 8.3 mm Y screws closest to the rear ports will require the extension for the screwdriver to make contact with the screws.
    • Use the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver to remove all four Y screws on the left facing side of the console.

    • The two 8.3 mm Y screws closest to the rear ports will require the extension for the screwdriver to make contact with the screws.

  7. On the bottom of the console, use the spudger tool to remove the one square rubber pad. Then use tweezers to take off three flat square stickers covering screws.
    • On the bottom of the console, use the spudger tool to remove the one square rubber pad.

    • Then use tweezers to take off three flat square stickers covering screws.

  8. Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove three screws. Use the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver to remove two screws. Use the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver to remove two screws.
    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove three screws.

    • Use the Y1 Tri-point screwdriver to remove two screws.

  9. Once all necessary screws are removed from the exterior case, carefully pull off the front cover (the one with the disc drive hole). You will expose a red and black wire.
    • Once all necessary screws are removed from the exterior case, carefully pull off the front cover (the one with the disc drive hole). You will expose a red and black wire.

  10. Pinch the red and black wire at the same time and pull perpendicular to the port. The wire will come out of the port. Make sure to pinch both wires when you pull to prevent damage to the wires.
    • Pinch the red and black wire at the same time and pull perpendicular to the port. The wire will come out of the port.

    • Make sure to pinch both wires when you pull to prevent damage to the wires.

  11. After removing the front cover, evenly pull from each corner to pull apart the left side and right side of the case. This step is easiest if you take time to not fully remove the right side cover immediately but instead pull each corner a little amount and repeat as many times as necessary to prevent bending or damage to the interior metal frame.
    • After removing the front cover, evenly pull from each corner to pull apart the left side and right side of the case.

    • This step is easiest if you take time to not fully remove the right side cover immediately but instead pull each corner a little amount and repeat as many times as necessary to prevent bending or damage to the interior metal frame.

  12. Remove the four 9 mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver. They are distinct from all other screws because the head of the screw had a built in washer. They are distinct from all other screws because the head of the screw had a built in washer.
    • Remove the four 9 mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • They are distinct from all other screws because the head of the screw had a built in washer.

  13. For the wide, flat wire on the left of the other wire, flip up the wire holding lock and then carefully pull away parallel to the disc drive. For the multiple wires on the right side of the wide wire, just pull away parallel to the disc drive to remove. For the multiple wires on the right side of the wide wire, just pull away parallel to the disc drive to remove.
    • For the wide, flat wire on the left of the other wire, flip up the wire holding lock and then carefully pull away parallel to the disc drive.

    • For the multiple wires on the right side of the wide wire, just pull away parallel to the disc drive to remove.

  14. Remove the three 10mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Remove the three 10mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

    • Lift the plastic piece and remove it from the device.

  15. Remove the eight 7mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Remove the eight 7mm screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  16. Remove the four black 10 mm screws attached to the black plastic frames using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Remove the four black 10 mm screws attached to the black plastic frames using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  17. Very carefully remove the black plastic covers. Be careful during this step because wires are still attached to other components underneath.
    • Very carefully remove the black plastic covers.

    • Be careful during this step because wires are still attached to other components underneath.

  18. After removing all silver and 10 mm black screws attached to the console frame, remove the fan by pinching the grey and black wires at the same time. Detach the wires from the port. If they are not removed at the same time, the risk of wire tear or breaking the proper connection to the port increases.
    • After removing all silver and 10 mm black screws attached to the console frame, remove the fan by pinching the grey and black wires at the same time. Detach the wires from the port.

    • If they are not removed at the same time, the risk of wire tear or breaking the proper connection to the port increases.

  19. Remove the metal plate covering the motherboard carefully.
    • Remove the metal plate covering the motherboard carefully.

    • The wires should be threaded carefully through the hole in the metal casing, as they are still attached to components underneath.

  20. Using a Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the four 11.3 mm Phillips screws attaching the heatsink to the case frame and motherboard.
    • Using a Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the four 11.3 mm Phillips screws attaching the heatsink to the case frame and motherboard.

    • Pull off the heatsink and place carefully on a dry surface.

  21. Once the heatsink is removed, cautiously pull the motherboard out from the left side of the console case and remove it from the device. Once the heatsink is removed, cautiously pull the motherboard out from the left side of the console case and remove it from the device.
    • Once the heatsink is removed, cautiously pull the motherboard out from the left side of the console case and remove it from the device.

  22. Once you have reached step 13 after taking the DVD drive from the motherboard.
    • Once you have reached step 13 after taking the DVD drive from the motherboard.

    • You can begin the following steps.

  23. Use the Philips screw driver to remove 2 the 3mm Philips screws. Use the Philips screw driver to remove 2 the 3mm Philips screws.
    • Use the Philips screw driver to remove 2 the 3mm Philips screws.

  24. After you take out the screws unplug the 2 cables that are circled in the picture. Pinch the cable with your thumb and index finger and pull each cable straight out from the plug in port. Pinch the cable with your thumb and index finger and pull each cable straight out from the plug in port.
    • After you take out the screws unplug the 2 cables that are circled in the picture.

    • Pinch the cable with your thumb and index finger and pull each cable straight out from the plug in port.

  25. Next we will remove the cable on the right side of the board. Use tweezers to remove the sticker holding the cables down. After you remove the sticker pinch the cable with your thumb and index finger and pull straight out.
    • Next we will remove the cable on the right side of the board.

    • Use tweezers to remove the sticker holding the cables down.

    • After you remove the sticker pinch the cable with your thumb and index finger and pull straight out.

    • Doing this should allow the bored to be removed from disc

  26. After you remove the board you will discover a metal plate. There will be one screw and four clips holding the plate in place. Use the tweezers to pry up each of the four clips on both sides of the metal plate.
    • After you remove the board you will discover a metal plate.

    • There will be one screw and four clips holding the plate in place.

    • Use the tweezers to pry up each of the four clips on both sides of the metal plate.

    • Slide and lift the metal plate simultaneously toward the end of the DVD disc drive where the board is located.

  27. Remove the metal plate and there will be an optical drive. To remove the optical drive use a Philips screwdriver to unscrew the left screw holding down a plastic piece along with a metal shaft in place.
    • Remove the metal plate and there will be an optical drive.

    • To remove the optical drive use a Philips screwdriver to unscrew the left screw holding down a plastic piece along with a metal shaft in place.

  28. Once you remove the screw holding the plastic piece and the metal shaft. Use the tweezers to lift up the plastic piece. Once you remove the screw holding the plastic piece and the metal shaft. Use the tweezers to lift up the plastic piece. Once you remove the screw holding the plastic piece and the metal shaft. Use the tweezers to lift up the plastic piece.
    • Once you remove the screw holding the plastic piece and the metal shaft. Use the tweezers to lift up the plastic piece.

    • Once the plastic piece is removed, use your finger to remove the medal shaft on the side of the drive.

    • When the shaft is fully out the Optical drive will be loose and you will be able to lift the optical drive from the Disc drive.

  29. Remove the Phillips screw that secures the white plastic bracket to the lens assembly.
    • Remove the Phillips screw that secures the white plastic bracket to the lens assembly.

    • Lift the bracket off the lens assembly.

    • If you are going to install a new lens, make sure to transfer the white plastic bracket and screw to the new laser lens before installation.

Abschluss

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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