Sansa e260R Battery Replacement

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Edit Step 1 Rear Case  ¶ 

  • Before disassembling the device, make sure it is powered off.

  • Remove the four 1.5mm screws on the back of the device.

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Edit Step 2  ¶ 

  • Using a plastic opening tool, lift the metal backing from the front of the device.

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Edit Step 3  ¶ 

  • Pull the rear panel off of the Sansa e260R.

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Edit Step 4 Battery  ¶ 

  • Grip the bottom of the battery with your thumb and forefinger and pull it away from the device.

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

For more information, check out the Sansa e260R device page.

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