Power Mac G5 Backup Battery Replacement
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- Author: Nolan
- Time required: 2 minutes
- Difficulty: Very easy
This will overview the location and process to remove the logic backup battery of the Apple G5.
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Remove the battery by lifting the battery from the battery terminal.
Be careful to note which end is positive and which is negative. The positive end should be facing away from the PCI slots.
It is important to lift the battery as straight up as possible to avoid damage to battery or terminal.
IMPORTANT: the first photo shows the correct battery position. The last two photos show the battery facing the WRONG WAY! Remember, the positive end should be facing AWAY from the PCI slots, NOT towards them.