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Introduction

If your battery fails or is not holding its charge, use this guide to replace your battery.

  1. Turn the device so the two bottom screws are shown.
    • Turn the device so the two bottom screws are shown.

  2. Remove the two 7mm screws holding the back panel of the phone using the P5 bit and magnetic driver.
    • Remove the two 7mm screws holding the back panel of the phone using the P5 bit and magnetic driver.

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  4. Carefully use the plastic opening tool to pry the back panel of the phone from the front screen. This will expose the battery and other parts.
    • Carefully use the plastic opening tool to pry the back panel of the phone from the front screen. This will expose the battery and other parts.

  5. Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the 5mm screw holding the metal bracket that protects the battery's ribbon cable.
    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the 5mm screw holding the metal bracket that protects the battery's ribbon cable.

  6. Carefully use the plastic opening tool to pry the ribbon cable connecting the battery to the motherboard of the phone.
    • Carefully use the plastic opening tool to pry the ribbon cable connecting the battery to the motherboard of the phone.

  7. Gently raise the battery from its compartment. Gently raise the battery from its compartment.
    • Gently raise the battery from its compartment.

Conclusion

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

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