Introduction

This guide will show you how to safely remove the battery component of your tablet.

  1. Place the tablet face down on a soft, stable surface that will protect the screen.
    • Place the tablet face down on a soft, stable surface that will protect the screen.

    • Next, Scrape off the seal over the screw in the back of the tablet with a Metal Spudger.

    • Use the Phillips #000 Screwdriver to remove the M1.4 × 2.5 screw.

      • If the seal covering the screw has already been removed, please proceed to the next step in the process.

      • As the screw is small, you may wish to extract it using a pair of tweezers.

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  2. Starting on the side, work your way around the the tablet to pop off the back cover. You will want to utilize a metal Spudger for this.
    • Starting on the side, work your way around the the tablet to pop off the back cover. You will want to utilize a metal Spudger for this.

    • Some force may be required initially to pry the back cover off.

    • Note that the button tabs for this device are loose inside the case and will fall out when opening.

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    • Using a counterclockwise motion with the Phillips #000 screwdriver, remove the M1.4 × 2.5 screw that holds down the copper strip connected to the battery.

    • With a pair of Tweezers, carefully unplug the strip connecting the battery to the motherboard.

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    • Working your way around the edge of the battery, pry out the battery using a plastic opening tool

    • Be aware that the battery is held in by double-sided tape on the underside

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Conclusion

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

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2 Comments

Thanks... but where do we find a replacement battery?

sebtrudel - Reply

I fixit might have a replacement battery

storm builder - Reply

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