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.

Image 1/3: Wedge the plastic opening tool anywhere in the seam between the back casing and screen. Image 2/3: Slide the plastic opening tool along the sides and corners of the seam of the device while it separates from the screen. Image 3/3: You will hear the popping sound of the plastic connections separating from the device.
  • 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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Image 1/1: Set casing aside.
  • Lift the back casing away from the screen.

  • Set casing aside.

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Image 1/1: This will expose the cable connections in preparation for disconnecting the cables and battery.
  • 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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Image 1/2: Pull gently on cable that connects the battery to the motherboard. Image 2/2: Cable will stay attached to battery but be removed from 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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Image 1/1: Using the nylon spudger, gently pry battery from adhesive on metal base.
  • 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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