Introduction

This operation would be done if the battery fried or stopped functioning. You will be carefully removing the keyboard, locating the battery, and replacing it as you please.

Parts

No parts required.

Using the Plastic Opening Tool, carefully pry the top panel from the base.
  • Using the Plastic Opening Tool, carefully pry the top panel from the base.

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Lift the side of the keyboard gently and disconnect the attached ribbon located underneath the keyboard. Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently. Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently.
  • Lift the side of the keyboard gently and disconnect the attached ribbon located underneath the keyboard.

  • Place your index finger in the hole on the right side of the keyboard tray and lift the tray gently.

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Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base. Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base.
  • Use your fingers to lift the battery and gently disconnect the wires from the base.

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Conclusion

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

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where could i find compatible batteries?

qforkyu - Reply

Good question! Did you find one?

paulteale -

This guide is misleading. There is no way to do step 1 just from the front. At least I cannot do it and my notebook is already half open due to the swollen battery. Most guides show that you need to disassemble the whole thing.

For instance:

http://forum.notebookreview.com/asus/388...

cis - Reply

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