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iPod Mini Click Wheel Replacement

  • Autor: iRobot
  • Schwierigkeitsgrad: Moderat

The click wheel receives the feedback of your fingers and transmits it to the logic board.

Schritt 1 Click Wheel  ¶ 

Use a spudger or the tip of your finger to carefully disconect the orange click wheel ribbon from the logic board.

Schritt 1 Click Wheel  ¶ 

  • Use a spudger or the tip of your finger to carefully disconect the orange click wheel ribbon from the logic board.

Schritt 2  ¶ 

Use a spudger to pull back on the small black plastic tab holding the click wheel in place.

Schritt 2  ¶ 

  • Use a spudger to pull back on the small black plastic tab holding the click wheel in place.

Schritt 3  ¶ 

Continue to pull back on the black plastic tab, use your other hand to press down on the click wheel, and begin to slide it out of the iPod.

Schritt 3  ¶ 

  • Continue to pull back on the black plastic tab, use your other hand to press down on the click wheel, and begin to slide it out of the iPod.

  • It's important to press down on the click wheel as you slide it out. Otherwise, the click wheel could be scratched by the iPod's metal casing. To prevent the click wheel from getting scratched during removal/installation, you can place some blue painter's masking tape over the click wheel. It can be easily removed with no residue after all is finished.

Schritt 4  ¶ 

Continue to slide the click wheel out until it is free from the iPod.

Schritt 4  ¶ 

  • Continue to slide the click wheel out until it is free from the iPod.