Introduction

The battery, like most batteries, gives juice to the device. This guide will show you how to carefully remove it for troubleshooting purposes.

Insert a plastic opening tool between the plastic panel shown on the device.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the plastic panel shown on the device.

  • Use the tool to pry the plastic away from the device.

  • There will be adhesive holding this piece of plastic to the device. You may have to pull pretty hard to get it separated.

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Use an aluminum driver attached with a Phillips head size #00 to remove the four 3mm screws shown in the picture.
  • Use an aluminum driver attached with a Phillips head size #00 to remove the four 3mm screws shown in the picture.

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  • Once the screws are removed, the back panel can slide off the device.

Why is step 4 needed? The magnetic component doesn’t appear to be in the way of the battery replacement. Is the magnetic component just sitting on the posts (without screws attaching)? Will any magnet work to remove it? Is there any electrical connection to this component?

John - Reply

  • Remove the magnetic component with the magnetic head of the aluminum driver.

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  • Use a plastic card to pry the battery away from the device.

  • Gently un-clip the battery plug from the device and remove the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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Where can I buy a replacement buttery for my kindle voyage?

hegi88 - Reply

Where to find a replacement battery for kindle voyage 3G please if any one knows

Himadri Endow - Reply

Bump. Cannot seem to procure a new battery for the Kindle Voyage. Nice to know how to replace the old one; just need something to replace it WITH! Thanks for any hints on finding one. Battery model number is: MC-305070, 3.8V 1320mAh/5.01Wh, P/N 58-000056

larryg - Reply

Any advance on where one can find a replacement battery for the Kindle Journal?

Charles WRIGHT - Reply

Still looking for a source for this battery.

Neil Hall - Reply

For those looking for the battery, I’ve found them on both amazon and eBay by searching “305070 battery”

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