Remove eight T5 Torx screws Lift the plastic tab Remove a Philips screw under the plastic tab
  • Remove eight T5 Torx screws

  • Lift the plastic tab

  • Remove a Philips screw under the plastic tab

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Use opening picks to open the lower case Use opening picks to open the lower case
  • Use opening picks to open the lower case

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Disconnect the battery and move the battery cable out of the way Remove four Philips screws labeled "M2x2" Remove a Philips screw labeled "M1.6x4"
  • Disconnect the battery and move the battery cable out of the way

  • Remove four Philips screws labeled "M2x2"

  • Remove a Philips screw labeled "M1.6x4"

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Lift the battery up and away from the laptop
  • Lift the battery up and away from the laptop

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Conclusion

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

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Put compatible batteries under parts.

Keenan Lewis - Reply

Awesome instructions. Worked perfectly. I’m back in business now, and it took me about 10 minutes. Thank you so much. By the way, I was using iFixit tools, which really helped. John Day

John Day - Reply

using picks to open the case was a little tricky, but without this guide I would have looking for more screws or other ways to open it!

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