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If the HP Pavilion X2's power isn't working, the battery may need to be changed. This guide shows how to take apart the HP Pavilion X2 to expose the battery and therefore take it apart to replace it with a new one.

Using the blue plastic opening tool or a flat bladed tool, carefully slide the blade in between the display panel and gently slide to prop open the assembly. Using the blue plastic opening tool or a flat bladed tool, carefully slide the blade in between the display panel and gently slide to prop open the assembly. Using the blue plastic opening tool or a flat bladed tool, carefully slide the blade in between the display panel and gently slide to prop open the assembly.
  • Using the blue plastic opening tool or a flat bladed tool, carefully slide the blade in between the display panel and gently slide to prop open the assembly.

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Gently lift and remove the display panel from the assembly. Gently lift and remove the display panel from the assembly.
  • Gently lift and remove the display panel from the assembly.

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Remove the tape that covers the battery connector on the system board and carefully disconnect the battery cable from its connector on the system board. Remove the tape that covers the battery connector on the system board and carefully disconnect the battery cable from its connector on the system board. Remove the tape that covers the battery connector on the system board and carefully disconnect the battery cable from its connector on the system board.
  • Remove the tape that covers the battery connector on the system board and carefully disconnect the battery cable from its connector on the system board.

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Carefully disconnect the white ribbon cable from the system board. Carefully disconnect the white ribbon cable from the system board. Carefully disconnect the white ribbon cable from the system board.
  • Carefully disconnect the white ribbon cable from the system board.

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Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, carefully remove the 4 corner screws  that hold the battery to the display panel. 3 screws are 3.12 mm head, 2.40 mm length, and 1 screw is 5.85mm head, 2.5mm length. Remove the battery from the device.
  • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, carefully remove the 4 corner screws that hold the battery to the display panel.

  • 3 screws are 3.12 mm head, 2.40 mm length, and 1 screw is 5.85mm head, 2.5mm length.

  • Remove the battery from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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