Apart Your Linksys WRT54G Router
the Screwless Assembly
the router will void your warranty. Since you have probably
loaded third party firmware your warranty is gone anyway so
you may as well pop the housing open. There
are no screws to remove. The pieces are snapped in place.
The front face of the router will separate from the rest of
the plastic with your thumb first [Fig 1]. At this point you
are not loosening any snap locks. The purpose is to flex the
plastic material so it will come off easier.
the feet of the router with your index fingers [Fig 2]. Lean
the opposite side wall of the housing on your stomach. Hold
onto the pieces tightly and pull [Fig 3]. The first time is
the hardest. You will need a strong even pull. Don't yank
as you may end up throwing the router half the way across
the side you're working on separates do the same on the opposite
end. The other side will snap out easier.
Fig. 1 Excersize the tab with your thumb
Fig. 2 Grab onto the feet
Fig. 3 Get a firm grip and pull hard