Introduction

If your battery is not holding a charge, you can use this guide to replace it. Before beginning to replace the battery in this device, there are a few precautions to consider. One of those precautions would be to ground yourself to prevent frying the internal components. Another precaution would be to label and organize your small parts and screws to avoid misplacing important components. Happy fixing!

Image 1/3: Work the tool around the device to free the back case Image 2/3: Work the tool around the device to free the back case Image 3/3: Work the tool around the device to free the back case
  • Use the plastic tool to pry between the silver bezel and the back case

  • Work the tool around the device to free the back case

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Image 1/2: Do not kink the ribbon cables as they can break easily Image 2/2: Do not kink the ribbon cables as they can break easily
  • Remove the ribbon cables by lifting up the white retaining flap on the ZIF connectors, then pulling the ribbon cable away.

  • Do not kink the ribbon cables as they can break easily

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  • Remove the battery connector by prying it up away from the device using 2 plastic pry tools

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Image 1/2: Gently lift the battery out of the device Image 2/2: Gently lift the battery out of the device
  • Remove all 9 of the 1.5mm #00 Philips screws

  • Gently lift the battery out of the device

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Conclusion

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

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Thanks for this tutorial. Any chance anybody knows the part number for the battery and a good source?

danpobrien - Reply

Yes, A good tutorial but part number for the battery would be useful

celdor - Reply

Doh! its in the pictures its a C11Pn9H should have spotted that.

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