Introduction

After determining that your battery is permanently damaged or broken, you can replace it with a new one.

Carefully insert your plastic opening tool in between the white and black sections of your device.
  • Carefully insert your plastic opening tool in between the white and black sections of your device.

  • Gently pry the top screen portion from the base of the tablet.

  • Your tablet should now look like the third image.

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To completely remove the base from the top of the tablet, peel the microphone from the back.
  • To completely remove the base from the top of the tablet, peel the microphone from the back.

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  • Remove the two pieces of tape holding the battery in place by gently peeling it off.

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  • Using the spudger, carefully peel the battery off of the tablet panel.

  • Tape of the back of the battery will be very strong, pull gently!

  • The metal exterior of the battery can be quite pliable. Use caution when removing the battery from the tablet.

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  • To remove the battery, completely desolder the wires connected to the circuit board.

  • To reattach the new battery, you must solder the wires back on.

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Conclusion

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

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