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Injury may result if this procedure is not followed properly. Use caution and follow all warnings.
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Introduction

The guide is written to replace the device's battery if the battery does not hold a charge well or does not function at all.

You will need an opening tool for removing the cover and a soldering kit for removing the wires.

Caution: Never puncture or excessively bend the battery during removal. This can cause extreme heat and possible injury.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/2: Wedge a plastic opening tool into the opening and push it down to force the back cover off. Image 2/2: Move along the top edge of the tablet and repeat the step above.
  • Start by bending the tablet back at the top white-colored portion to expose an opening between the back cover and the tablet body.

  • Wedge a plastic opening tool into the opening and push it down to force the back cover off.

  • Move along the top edge of the tablet and repeat the step above.

  • Pull the back cover away from the tablet body to completely remove it.

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Image 1/2: You will need a soldering/desoldering kit to [guide|750|desolder] the 3 battery leads to the circuit board. Image 2/2: You will need a soldering/desoldering kit to [guide|750|desolder] the 3 battery leads to the circuit board.
  • With the back cover removed, you can now see the battery.

  • You will need a soldering/desoldering kit to desolder the 3 battery leads to the circuit board.

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Conclusion

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

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