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Image 1/2: Slide the battery release latch to the left until the battery is detached from its slot. Image 2/2: A distinguishable ''pop'' will be heard when the battery is fully released.
  • Flip the device over and locate the battery compartment.

  • Slide the battery release latch to the left until the battery is detached from its slot.

  • A distinguishable pop will be heard when the battery is fully released.

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  • Slowly pull the battery out of its slot, being careful not to damage any of the connectors in the process.

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Image 1/2: Locate the Phillips head screw securing RAM compartment to plastic chassis. Image 2/2: Loosen screw that is securing the RAM compartment with #00 Phillips head screwdriver.
  • Locate the RAM compartment cover below the battery compartment.

  • Locate the Phillips head screw securing RAM compartment to plastic chassis.

  • Loosen screw that is securing the RAM compartment with #00 Phillips head screwdriver.

  • Screw is permanently attached to the RAM compartment cover. Do not try to remove completely.

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Image 1/2: When unclipped completely, pull the compartment door out and away from the chassis. Image 2/2: When unclipped completely, pull the compartment door out and away from the chassis.
  • Once the screw is sufficiently loosened, slowly unclip the RAM compartment cover from its slots in the plastic chassis.

  • When unclipped completely, pull the compartment door out and away from the chassis.

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  • Locate the wireless module next to the RAM slots.

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Image 1/3: Using a plastic spudger, disconnect the gold-end of the connecting wire from the wireless module. Image 2/3: Use a slow, prying motion as if pulling a nail out of wood. Image 3/3: Be very gentle with the gold wire and its respective port on the wireless module. Both are very fragile and can be easily ruined.
  • Locate the gold connecting wire attached to the wireless module. It is labeled with a small sticker that has a circled number one.

  • Using a plastic spudger, disconnect the gold-end of the connecting wire from the wireless module.

  • Use a slow, prying motion as if pulling a nail out of wood.

  • Be very gentle with the gold wire and its respective port on the wireless module. Both are very fragile and can be easily ruined.

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Image 1/3: Using a #00 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the screw and set aside. Image 2/3: The wireless module should now pop up from its slot at a 45 degree angle. Image 3/3: The wireless module should now pop up from its slot at a 45 degree angle.
  • Locate the small Phillips head screw in the top right corner of the wireless module.

  • Using a #00 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the screw and set aside.

  • The wireless module should now pop up from its slot at a 45 degree angle.

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Image 1/1: Maintain the 45 degree angle of the wireless module until all pins are disconnected. Failure to do so may result in breaking the wireless module connecting pins.
  • Slowly slide the wireless module straight out from its slot in the logic board.

  • Maintain the 45 degree angle of the wireless module until all pins are disconnected. Failure to do so may result in breaking the wireless module connecting pins.

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Conclusion

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

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