Introduction

To replace the battery you will need a sharp edged tool, be sure to be careful. The glue on the battery is sticky and hard to get off.

  1. With a J00 Philips head screwdriver, unscrew the two 4mm black screws  located at the bottom of the device.
    • With a J00 Philips head screwdriver, unscrew the two 4mm black screws located at the bottom of the device.

    • Before disassembling your device, be sure it is powered off.

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  2. Using a plastic opening tool, begin softly prying open device by first inserting it in between the front and back panels.
    • Using a plastic opening tool, begin softly prying open device by first inserting it in between the front and back panels.

    • Continue prying the edges while moving around the device's perimeter until the back can be easily removed.

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    • Carefully lift back panel away from the body of the device.

    • Speaker wires are connected to both the front and back panel.

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    • Desolder positive and negative, red and black, wires from the mother board that are connected to the battery.

    • The soldering tool is hot, and will burn. For how to use a soldering tool follow the How to Solder Guide

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    • Using a metal spudger tool, wedge between battery and metal screen.

    • Follow the edge of the battery to loosen the glue.

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    • Once the glue is loosened, you should be able to pry off the battery from the screen.

    • Using your hands, pull up on the battery to pull battery off.

    • Pulling on the battery causes you to bend the battery. Bending the battery could cause it to break open. Battery fumes are toxic and unsafe.

    • The battery will be completely disconnected and you can set the battery aside in a safe place.

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Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

the replacemet has 3 wires .where go the 3 wire?

javier perez - Reply

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