Introduction

A laptop battery should last for about 2 to 4 years. Eventually your battery will need replacing. This process is very simple and can be achieved by following this guide.

Tools

No tools required.

Image 1/1: Turn the computer over so that you can see the battery release tab located near the top of the Thinkpad.
  • Ensure the laptop has been properly shut down and unplugged.

  • Turn the computer over so that you can see the battery release tab located near the top of the Thinkpad.

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  • Use your finger to slide the release tab to the unlocked symbol.

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  • Hold the tab in the unlocked position and push the battery away from the computer to remove it.

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Image 1/1: Ensure that the release tab is in the locked position.
  • Slide the new battery in until it clicks.

  • Ensure that the release tab is in the locked position.

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