Introduction

In this guide we will show you how to replace the battery for the Acer Iconia W3-810. This is for the situation of a faulty battery power cord or a no longer functioning battery.

Parts

No parts required.

Place the tablet  face down on a flat surface with the charger facing toward you.
  • Place the tablet face down on a flat surface with the charger facing toward you.

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Use a plastic opening tool to pry the back panel off of the device.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the back panel off of the device.

  • Be careful to not use the plastic opening tool near the charging dock or any media ports.

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Pull the ribbon cord by pushing the clamp on the port toward you with the plastic opening tool.
  • Pull the ribbon cord by pushing the clamp on the port toward you with the plastic opening tool.

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Move the ribbon cord in order to disconnect the rainbow cord from the battery.
  • Move the ribbon cord in order to disconnect the rainbow cord from the battery.

  • Take extra care to not rip the ribbon cord.

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Use the plastic opening tool to carefully slide the power cord from its slot by pushing it out from both sides, then remove the cord from its port with your hand.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to carefully slide the power cord from its slot by pushing it out from both sides, then remove the cord from its port with your hand.

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Pull on the ribbon cord carefully in order to break the seal between the ribbon cord and the battery. Do this until the cord is completely free of the battery.
  • Pull on the ribbon cord carefully in order to break the seal between the ribbon cord and the battery. Do this until the cord is completely free of the battery.

  • Do not pull the ribbon cord too hard or near the opposite end.

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Use the plastic opening tool to gently wedge out and lift the battery pack from the device.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to gently wedge out and lift the battery pack from the device.

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Carefully break the bond between the inner tape and the battery using the plastic opening tool. The tape can be found in the middle and either side of the battery. Carefully break the bond between the inner tape and the battery using the plastic opening tool. The tape can be found in the middle and either side of the battery.
  • Carefully break the bond between the inner tape and the battery using the plastic opening tool. The tape can be found in the middle and either side of the battery.

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Remove battery pack
  • Remove battery pack

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Conclusion

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

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