Introduction

Use this guide to replace the battery.

Image 1/2: Starting from the screw covers, peel the casing away from the bottom plate. Image 2/2: Starting from the screw covers, peel the casing away from the bottom plate.
  • Pull back the six screw covers on the bottom of the device.

  • Starting from the screw covers, peel the casing away from the bottom plate.

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  • Unscrew the five 11.5mm Phillips screws on the bottom plate.

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  • Carefully pull apart the bottom plate and the top plate, using the blue Plastic Opening Tool.

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Image 1/1: There are wires connected to both plates so do this step with care.
  • Once the bottom plate and the top plate are separated slowly pull the back plate away from the top plate.

  • There are wires connected to both plates so do this step with care.

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Image 1/1: Remove the brace that holds the battery in place.
  • Unscrew the two 10 mm Phillips screws on the brace holding down the battery.

  • Remove the brace that holds the battery in place.

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  • Separate the battery from the bottom plate and set the bottom plate aside.

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  • With some force, push the motherboard straight in toward the center of the device.

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Image 1/1: There is some adhesive on the motherboard that holds it in place. This make the motherboard fit in the groove rather tight.
  • Pull the motherboard straight out of the device.

  • There is some adhesive on the motherboard that holds it in place. This make the motherboard fit in the groove rather tight.

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  • Desolder the wires that connect the battery to the motherboard, negative (black wire) and positive (red wire).

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Conclusion

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

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