Introduction

Guide the user in replacing the battery in order to fix power related problems of the Lenovo Ideatab S6000.

Remove speaker screens by working them lose with a plastic opening tool. You may need to first losen them with iFixit tweasers or a craft knife.
  • Remove speaker screens by working them lose with a plastic opening tool. You may need to first losen them with iFixit tweasers or a craft knife.

  • These screens are held in place by glue and are hard to remove. Take your time.

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Remove the 3.14" Philips screws from both spots that were covered.
  • Remove the 3.14" Philips screws from both spots that were covered.

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Go all around the casing prying the screen away from the backing with a spudger.
  • Go all around the casing prying the screen away from the backing with a spudger.

  • It will make a popping sound each time one of the lock tabs is disconnected.

  • DO NOT USE A METAL TOOL FOR THIS.

  • Take your time as you move all around the device prying the backing off.

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Pull off the plastic covering the battery cable.
  • Pull off the plastic covering the battery cable.

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Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers. Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers.
  • Gently pull on both sides of the plug to release it with either a plastic opening tool or your fingers.

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Remove the battery by grabbing the tab shown and pulling up.
  • Remove the battery by grabbing the tab shown and pulling up.

  • The battery is held to the device by a bit of adhesive. Just pull the battery up from the tab and it will lift out with a bit effort.

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Conclusion

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

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Does this guide apply to all variants of this model? The S6000L frame doesn't seem to pop away from the screen assembly the same way. Is there adhesive in any of the models?

Shelby Greenwall - Reply

Can you recommend a professional who can help replace my Lenovo S600 battery.

Niyi Popoola - Reply

The original Lenovo battery comes with the metal frame. In my case, the screw holes of the metal frame did not fit the screw holes of the base. Thus, I just pulled the new battery off its metal frame and just replaced the battery.

Joachim Keinert - Reply

Great information. Thanks, you're a peach!

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