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Introduction

This guide is a walkthrough on how to replace the lithium battery on your Kobo Arc 7. This guide requires fairly simple tools that are all found in the ifixit tool kit and is simple and easy to understand.

Tools

Parts

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  1. Peel the back cover off of the Kobo Arc by finding the lip in the cover and pulling back on it.
    • Peel the back cover off of the Kobo Arc by finding the lip in the cover and pulling back on it.

  2. Remove the screws from the midframe.
    • Remove the screws from the midframe.

  3. Use a nylon spudger to pry up the battery from the device.
    • Use a nylon spudger to pry up the battery from the device.

    • It will give some resistance as it is glued down.

    • Always use plastic or nylon prying tools around the battery. Metal tools can puncture a battery, potentially causing a fire.

  4. Unplug the battery connector from the rest of the tablet.
    • Unplug the battery connector from the rest of the tablet.

    • Remove the battery from the tablet.

Conclusion

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

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