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Introduction

Use this guide to replace the Battery in the Acer Nitro 5 Acer Nitro 5 AN515-53-55G9. This laptop has a 4-cell battery, with this guide you can replace the battery if it is damaged or not working.

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    • Make sure laptop is off and unplugged before beginning replacement.

    • Flip the laptop upside down so that the bottom is facing up.

    • Identify the RAM tray on the bottom of the laptop.

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    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the 9mm screw in the bottom left corner of the RAM tray covering.

    • Remove the RAM tray cover by prying up with a spudger.

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    • Identify the Hard Drive tray to the left side of the laptop.

    • Remove screw with a #0 Philips screwdriver.

    • Lift up the Slot covering using a spunger.

    You didn't tell me how to properly disconnect my hard drive! Now it's disconnected inside of the %#*@ machine and I don't know where the !&&* the cable goes!

    Ed Halliday - Reply

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    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the 9mm screws holding the back cover in place.

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    • Carefully remove the back shell from the device working your way around all the edges.

    • Do not forcefully try to separate the shell as you may cause harm to the shell.

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    • Removing the back shell of the computer and it will look like this.

    • The battery for the device is located at the bottom middle of the laptop at this orientation.

    One part you missed was to tell everyone that the HDD would still be attached to the back shell. I removed the shell and promptly ripped out my HDD cable. Now having to order a new cable…

    Mike Nitchie - Reply

    I just translated the instructions. but I'm sorry. what should i write instead

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    • Locate the connector of the battery to the motherboard.

    • Using your fingers, slide out the connector.

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    • Remove battery from device.

Conclusion

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

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One Comment

For future articles, you might consider adding a section describing how to “initialize” the replacement battery pack to maximize life.

Either that, or at least mention initialization plays a part in maximizing battery life and point to another article that provides reliable information.

Thanks for the article.

jmagecko - Reply

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