Introduction

Following these easy steps will allow you to successfully replace the battery in the device.

Remove the two screws located on the bottom of the device with a phillips head screw driver.
  • Remove the two screws located on the bottom of the device with a phillips head screw driver.

  • The two screws can be removed using the PH00 head from the iFixit repair toolkit.

  • Both screws are 1/8 inch in length.

  • The bottom cap will come off to reveal the inside main component.

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Remove the main inner component using Spudger, by pushing on the USB port. This will take some force. Hold on the sides with your fingers, and push to release from the top.
  • Remove the main inner component using Spudger, by pushing on the USB port. This will take some force.

  • Hold on the sides with your fingers, and push to release from the top.

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The plastic LCD cover and the key pad will now be loose; they were held in place by the tension between the case and the internal main component. Locate the large square pack with a black and red wire coming out of it, this is the battery. Cut the red and black wires to remove the old battery.
  • The plastic LCD cover and the key pad will now be loose; they were held in place by the tension between the case and the internal main component.

  • Locate the large square pack with a black and red wire coming out of it, this is the battery.

  • Cut the red and black wires to remove the old battery.

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To  Replace, connect the two new lines      ( red and black) between the new battery and the device.
  • To Replace, connect the two new lines ( red and black) between the new battery and the device.

  • You have successfully replaced the battery!

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Conclusion

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

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