Introduction

This guide takes you through the process of installing the 3G antenna cable on the PlayStation Vita. This is the black antenna cable on the left of the wireless.

Power off and remove the memory card.
  • Power off and remove the memory card.

  • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the four 6.4mm screws on the back casing.

Ajouter un commentaire

Using your fingernail or a spudger, pry open the accessory port cover on the top of the device.
  • Using your fingernail or a spudger, pry open the accessory port cover on the top of the device.

  • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, remove the two 5.4mm screws hidden beneath the accessory port cover.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Remove the two 5.4mm Phillips #00 screws on the bottom of the device near the charging port.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Beginning at the sides of the device, use a plastic opening tool to separate the front and rear cases.

  • Continue working your way around the device gently prying it open.

  • There are still wires holding the front and rear cases together. You may damage the connections if you yank the cases completely apart.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Gently separate the two cases, minding the battery and the touch screen controller connectors holding the two cases together.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Using a spudger, free the touch screen controller flex cable by gently prying up the connection.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Free the battery cable by gently prying up on the connection with a spudger.

Any idea what type of pcb header is on the board for the battery? I have a motherboard with a broken header but I cant source a replacement

Jimbo Jones - Réponse

This is where I screwed up so I recommend extra caution for other newbies. Only the black part is supposed to come off. Don't be an idiot like me and pry off too much...

ylimakiminna - Réponse

Yea I messed up there too. Is there a way to fix it?

Alethia Henry - Réponse

  • Separate the front and rear cases.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Using the pointy end of a spudger, gently pry the 3G antenna cable off of the wireless card.

Ajouter un commentaire

  • Using the pointy end of a spudger, gently pry the 3G antenna cable off the right button board.

  • Deroute the 3G antenna cable out of the casing and remove it.

Ajouter un commentaire

Conclusion

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

Brittany McCrigler

Membre depuis le 05/03/2012

79 187 Réputation

134 tutoriels rédigés

Équipe

iFixit Membre de l'équipe iFixit

Community

107 membres

6 514 tutoriels rédigés

Ajouter un commentaire

Voir les statistiques:

Dernières 24 heures : 0

7 derniers jours : 7

30 derniers jours : 21

Total : 5,552