Introduction

Power buttons notoriously end up inside of devices if too much force is applied. This guide aims to replace the power button into it's desired location.

Pièces

Aucune pièce nécessaire.

Place the Google Chromecast face down (with text not showing) on a flat surface.
  • Place the Google Chromecast face down (with text not showing) on a flat surface.

  • Insert a flat tool just above the micro-USB port to detach the top part of the case from the bottom.

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Continue prying the top of the case from the bottom toward the HDMI port until the top casing is completely removed.
  • Continue prying the top of the case from the bottom toward the HDMI port until the top casing is completely removed.

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  • Remove the circuit board, lifting from the HDMI port.

  • The power button may become dislodged.

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  • Pry the plastic clamp from the heatsink.

    • Do not pry too hard to avoid breaking the clamp.

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  • Insert a plastic opening tool under the heatsink, and pry the heatsink up and out of the case.

    • The adhesive's strength may vary, and force should be applied gently until it becomes dislodged to avoid breaking the device.

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  • Press the plastic button from the outside of the port, pushing it inward if it is stuck.

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Conclusion

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

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