Introduction

If your battery is dying too quickly or it is faulty, this guide will help you. Use caution, a punctured battery could be extremely hazardous.

Parts

No parts required.

Make sure device is powered off. Wedge the plastic opening tool anywhere in the seam between the back casing and screen. Slide the plastic opening tool along the sides and corners of the seam of the device while it separates from the screen.
  • Make sure device is powered off.

  • Wedge the plastic opening tool anywhere in the seam between the back casing and screen.

  • Slide the plastic opening tool along the sides and corners of the seam of the device while it separates from the screen.

  • You will hear the popping sound of the plastic connections separating from the device.

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Lift the back casing away from the screen.
  • Lift the back casing away from the screen.

  • Set casing aside.

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Gently peel the tape that is covering the cable connections going to and from the battery and set tape aside.
  • Gently peel the tape that is covering the cable connections going to and from the battery and set tape aside.

  • This will expose the cable connections in preparation for disconnecting the cables and battery.

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Locate battery cable connection. Pull gently on cable that connects the battery to the motherboard.
  • Locate battery cable connection.

  • Pull gently on cable that connects the battery to the motherboard.

  • Cable will stay attached to battery but be removed from motherboard.

  • If pulling gently doesn't loosen cable, wiggle connection while pulling gently.

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Slide the nylon spudger gently underneath the battery.
  • Slide the nylon spudger gently underneath the battery.

  • Using the nylon spudger, gently pry battery from adhesive on metal base.

  • Do not puncture or bend battery.

  • Working around the battery, pry up all the sides to remove the battery from the metal base.

  • The adhesive is very strong. Separating the battery from the metal base may be difficult.

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Conclusion

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

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4 Comments

We're do u get a new battery from ???

stephanie maxwell - Reply

i know this is an old comment but the solution is the same, ebay the model number and you will find many parts for cheap! good luck!

mathew -

i replaced the battery for a customer and now the tablet is stuck at boot hmmm.....

mathew - Reply

after about 3 minutes the device booted apparently I am just too impatient, still another happy customer, thanks!

mathew -

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