Introduction

Before beginning, acquire a replacement battery from a retailer of your choice and begin with the device off and a clear, static-free workspace.

  1. Remove two 3mm screws on the back of the device with a Phillips #00 bit.
    • Remove two 3mm screws on the back of the device with a Phillips #00 bit.

    • Remove the single 2mm screw with a Phillips #00 bit.

    • Using the blue opening tool or spudger, gently remove the back cover to expose the interior of the tablet.

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  2. Remove the six 3mm screws on the back of the motherboard with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.
    • Remove the six 3mm screws on the back of the motherboard with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.

    • Remove the three 3mm screws on the back of the secondary board with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.

    • Remove the ribbon cables connecting the boards to the other electrical components

    • Remove the ZIF connectors connecting the boards to the other electrical components

    • Some of the ribbon cables are secured with clips, simply pry up the clips before sliding them out of the pin connectors.

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    • Remove the three 2mm screws on the back of the left speaker module with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.

    • Remove the three 2mm screws on the back of the right speaker module with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.

    • Gently remove both the left and right speaker modules.

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    • Using the blue opening tool or spudger, pry the battery compartment off of the high located on the right hand side of the back.

    • This may require a decent amount of force to accomplish. If you feel like the white plastic holder will break, try using the spudger at a different angle.

    • Do not attempt to use the spudger on the right hand side of the device. It must be done on the left side.

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    • Remove this metallic sticker with your fingernail to expose the screw underneath.

    • Remove the 3mm screw under the sticker with the Phillips Screwdriver #00 bit.

    • Using the tweezers, pull off the black clip that secures the battery compartment. This may require some force.

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    • Remove the hinge clip from one side of the battery compartment. Use the spudger tool if necessary.

    • The battery should be able to slide from the compartment.

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    • Replace the old battery with the new battery

    • Be careful not to damage the ribbon cable on the new battery when inserting it into the compartment and reassembling the device.

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Conclusion

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

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hi

where i can find batter, of battery cable

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