athearn Mike disassembly help?

Can someone point me to instructions to taking this thing apart online? been searching high and low and cant find anything with pics on how to
replace the gear that fails on these all the time.
TIA -Joe
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Here's my post on how to dissassemble, repair and improve your Athearn Mike. It includes a lot of valuable past info on the subject from other group members and Athearn reps.
One of the most vital fixes is the poor wiring connections that came from factory. That's included.
Robby
http://groups.google.com/group/rec.models.railroad/msg/6c1597e6085cceb1?q=robbybarkan+group:rec.models.railroad&start &hl=en&safe=off&rnum
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Thanks a ton for this! It really helps!

http://groups.google.com/group/rec.models.railroad/msg/6c1597e6085cceb1?q=robbybarkan+group:rec.models.railroad&start &hl=en&safe=off&rnum
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