Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the battery housing for the LG G Watch R.

Parts

No parts required.

Power off your watch before disassembling it. Place the watch upside down on a hard surface so that its back case is facing upright.
  • Power off your watch before disassembling it.

  • Place the watch upside down on a hard surface so that its back case is facing upright.

  • Use a T5 Torx Star screwdriver to remove the four 4.0 mm Torx screws from the corners of the back case.

So i bought a torx t5…but it is tooo big. It must br torx t4

Jetze Kooistra - Reply

Use a plastic opening tool to pry open the back case from both sides of the watch.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry open the back case from both sides of the watch.

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Remove the back case.
  • Remove the back case.

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With a plastic opening tool, disconnect the four connectors on the top of the motherboard. With a plastic opening tool, disconnect the four connectors on the top of the motherboard.
  • With a plastic opening tool, disconnect the four connectors on the top of the motherboard.

Where do I buy the parts? I already have your tools.

Marco Roman - Reply

Remove three 3.0 mm Phillips screws on the edges of the motherboard with a  Phillips #000 screwdriver. Remove three 3.0 mm Phillips screws on the edges of the motherboard with a  Phillips #000 screwdriver.
  • Remove three 3.0 mm Phillips screws on the edges of the motherboard with a Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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Patty Remmell - Reply

I felt like my #00 driver fit slightly better for these screws, but it probably depends on which toolkit or bit set you have.

J Suo - Reply

Grasp the edges of the motherboard and slide it slightly towards the right to remove it from its case.
  • Grasp the edges of the motherboard and slide it slightly towards the right to remove it from its case.

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Use a plastic opening tool to pry the battery out of the device.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pry the battery out of the device.

  • You may need to use a stronger prying force due to the adhesive that secures the battery to the case.

Thanks this was very helpful.

Oseghale Akhigbe - Reply

Thanks for your instructions

Gregory Francis - Reply

Pry the battery housing from the top right corner using a spudger. Once loosened, remove the battery housing.
  • Pry the battery housing from the top right corner using a spudger.

  • Once loosened, remove the battery housing.

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Conclusion

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

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