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Introduction

The removal of the battery is an essential bit of knowledge, since you will have to do this before most other repairs. Removing the battery first creates a safe environment to work in, which will eliminate most shock hazards.

  1. Turn the laptop off and unplug all cables. Flip over so the bottom is facing you.
    • Turn the laptop off and unplug all cables.

    • Flip over so the bottom is facing you.

    • Remove the ten 3mm Torx T5 screws from the bottom cover.

  2. Use a spudger to wedge between the laptop and bottom cover—lift upwards to pry open. Run the spudger along the perimeter of the bottom cover to remove.
    • Use a spudger to wedge between the laptop and bottom cover—lift upwards to pry open.

    • Run the spudger along the perimeter of the bottom cover to remove.

  3. Remove the three 4mm JIS #0 screws from the battery. Remove the three 4mm JIS #0 screws from the battery.
    • Remove the three 4mm JIS #0 screws from the battery.

  4. Using both hands, lift the battery vertically out of the device. Using both hands, lift the battery vertically out of the device.
    • Using both hands, lift the battery vertically out of the device.

Conclusion

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

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