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Introduction

Use this guide to replace an old or faulty Amazon Kindle Touch battery. The battery may be due for replacement if your Kindle runs out of power quickly, won’t work unless plugged in, or won’t charge.

Make sure the device is powered off and disconnected from all external power sources before beginning this process. Please dispose of electronic waste responsibly.

  1. With the small plastic opening tool, undo the plastic clips around the back lid. With the small plastic opening tool, undo the plastic clips around the back lid. With the small plastic opening tool, undo the plastic clips around the back lid.
    • With the small plastic opening tool, undo the plastic clips around the back lid.

  2. Gently lift the bottom and pull as the rest of the plastic guides are on a track. Gently lift the bottom and pull as the rest of the plastic guides are on a track.
    • Gently lift the bottom and pull as the rest of the plastic guides are on a track.

  3. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the five screws. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the five screws. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the five screws.
    • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the five screws.

  4. Using the flat end of your spudger, gently pry the battery up and remove it. Using the flat end of your spudger, gently pry the battery up and remove it. Using the flat end of your spudger, gently pry the battery up and remove it.
    • Using the flat end of your spudger, gently pry the battery up and remove it.

Conclusion

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

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