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Introduction

If you are having power issues with this device, replacing the battery may be the solution. This guide will show you how to do so.

However, you should check through the troubleshooting page before proceeding, in case a simpler fix resolves the problem.

  1. Close the laptop and flip it so that the screen is on the surface of the table and the back plate is facing you.
    • Close the laptop and flip it so that the screen is on the surface of the table and the back plate is facing you.

    • Remove the 3.3 mm screw near the top of the hinge using a T5 Torx screwdriver.

    • Remove the remaining four 7.3 mm screws using the same screwdriver.

  2. Separate the bottom cover from the laptop, starting from the upper corner and working your way around the edge.
    • Separate the bottom cover from the laptop, starting from the upper corner and working your way around the edge.

    • The plastic fastening may make cracking sounds when separating, but this is normal.

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  4. Remove the five 3.7 mm screws that are holding the battery in place using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.
    • Remove the five 3.7 mm screws that are holding the battery in place using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

    • Be sure to keep the screws organized because they will be reused for the next battery installation.

  5. Carefully pull the white plastic wire housing back toward you until it is removed from the port. Be sure not to pull using the wires; doing so may cause damage.
    • Carefully pull the white plastic wire housing back toward you until it is removed from the port.

    • Be sure not to pull using the wires; doing so may cause damage.

  6. Gently lift the battery out of its place.
    • Gently lift the battery out of its place.

Conclusion

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

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Thanks, it is very useful.

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