Introduction

Sometimes batteries get damaged or lose their ability to hold charge over time. In this guide we will show you how to open up your AmazonBasics BTV1 to replace a defective battery.

  1. Hold the speaker firmly and wedge a plastic opening tool in between the faceplate and the body of the speaker.
    • Hold the speaker firmly and wedge a plastic opening tool in between the faceplate and the body of the speaker.

    • Move the tool back and forth along the entire perimeter of the face plate until you feel the plate loosen, then pry the plate off.

  2. Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the four black 10mm screws around each of speakers.
    • Using a Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the four black 10mm screws around each of speakers.

    • Using a Phillps #1 screwdriver, remove the four black 10mm screws securing the inside panel to the case.

    • Tilt the case downwards until the speakers fall out of their housings.

    • Reach your thumb and forefinger past the speakers and detach the front speaker panel from the unit.

    • Gently pull each plastic connector from the motherboard.

    • Take a note of which connector goes with each component for easy reassembly.

    • Use a Phillips #1 screwdriver to remove each of the three black 9.6mm screws from the motherboard.

    • Lift the motherboard off the face plate, exposing the battery.

    • Lift the battery out of its housing.

    • Use caution when using tools around the battery; batteries can be dangerous if punctured.

Conclusion

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

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donde consigo la bateria?

bnet_d72 - Reply

Nice job, Chris! Thank you.

David Printz - Reply

Hello, anybody know where to get the battery from?

Thank you in advance!

Carlos - Reply

Need information on where to get a replacement battery!

dan - Reply

Whar kind of battery is it? I need to know so that I can order a new one.

Makayla Kersting - Reply

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