Introduction

In the event that the battery dies, due to heat or damage, it can be replaced. This can assists those who may not wish to replace their device.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • Turn the device screen down and using the screwdriver remove all eight screws from the back plate.

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  • Place a nylon spudger in the seam between the front and back panel and carefully lift around the edge of the device.

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Image 1/1: Gently lift the screen so not to disconnect the ribbon attaching the screen to the motherboard.
  • Use the spudger to pry apart the screen from all around the device.

  • Gently lift the screen so not to disconnect the ribbon attaching the screen to the motherboard.

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Image 1/3: The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around batteries. Image 2/3: Before you place the battery back in, make sure to place some double-sided electrical tape to attach it to the case. Image 3/3: Before you place the battery back in, make sure to place some double-sided electrical tape to attach it to the case.
  • Using a metal spudger, carefully pry the battery from the device.

  • The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around batteries.

  • Before you place the battery back in, make sure to place some double-sided electrical tape to attach it to the case.

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  • Grasp the wire near the mother board and gently lift to detach the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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