Introduction

The battery in the GC-1020 device have two wires soldered (similar to being glued) to the logic board. It is fragile and needs to be handled with care.

Unscrew the four screws (size: 3.175mm) on the left and right side of the Element Electronics GC-1020 device using the PH#0 screwdriver.
  • Unscrew the four screws (size: 3.175mm) on the left and right side of the Element Electronics GC-1020 device using the PH#0 screwdriver.

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Carefully pull the back of the device (the silver portion) apart from the rest of the device.
  • Carefully pull the back of the device (the silver portion) apart from the rest of the device.

  • If you pull back too forcefully the power button would move out of place.

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Then remove the battery from the device through soldering the black and red wires connected to the motherboard. This replacement will require a soldering station.
  • Then remove the battery from the device through soldering the black and red wires connected to the motherboard.

  • This replacement will require a soldering station.

  • To find out more on soldering refer to the Soldering and Desolder page to help you through this process.

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Conclusion

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

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