Introduction

A step-by-step guide that illustrates the necessary precautions for replacing a battery for the Acer Iconia A100 tablet.

Start at any side of the tablet.
  • Start at any side of the tablet.

  • Begin to take apart the tablet ,with a plastic opening tool, along the sides of the tablet.

  • Work your way around the tablet.

  • There are four side pieces in total.

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Placed on each end of the tablet are 4mm Philips screws.
  • Placed on each end of the tablet are 4mm Philips screws.

  • Unscrew the 4mm Phillips screws with a Phillips #00 Screwdriver.

  • There are five 4.0mm screws in total (including the 4mm Phillips screw at the bottom of the tablet).

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Carefully separate the back piece from the device using a plastic opening tool.
  • Carefully separate the back piece from the device using a plastic opening tool.

  • Remember to open along the entire perimeter of the tablet.

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Turn the tablet over to locate the battery.
  • Turn the tablet over to locate the battery.

  • Locate the large blue and black object at the bottom of the tablet with the plus and minus sign.

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Unscrew the 4mm screws located around the battery.
  • Unscrew the 4mm screws located around the battery.

  • There are five in total.

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Locate the battery cables and the tip of a plastic spudger or opening tool to gently push the connector head out of its socket. Use your fingers or the flat edge of a plastic opening tool to lift the battery up and off of the device.
  • Locate the battery cables and the tip of a plastic spudger or opening tool to gently push the connector head out of its socket.

  • Use your fingers or the flat edge of a plastic opening tool to lift the battery up and off of the device.

  • Be sure to not have any water around the device while removing the battery.

  • Be sure to be cautious while removing the battery and remove carefully; avoid ripping the wires attached to the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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