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MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement

What you need

  1. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Bottom Plate Screws: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Remove the following screws securing the transparent acrylic bottom plate to the main box:

    • Ten M2×6mm silver Phillips screws

  2. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Bottom Plate: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Lift the bottom plate and set it aside.

    • Before servicing anything on the inside, make sure to remove all battery cells.

  3. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Battery Cells: step 3, image 1 of 2 MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Battery Cells: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Pull out the eight battery cells one by one, and set them aside safely.

    • Do not use a metal tool to remove the batteries. You may accidentally short-circuit the metal pins of the battery holders.

    • When replacing the batteries, pay attention to the polarity! Inserting a cell the wrong way in will damage your device.

    • The circuit board indicates the + and - orientation for each cell.

  4. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Disconnect Battery Cables from the Motherboard: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • Unplug the battery pack cables from the BATLEFT and BATRIGHT sockets on the motherboard.

    • To avoid damaging the cables, pull on the connector, not the wires.

  5. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Left Battery Board Screws: step 5, image 1 of 1
    • Remove the following screws securing the left battery board to the main box:

    • Four M2×4 pan head Philips screws

  6. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove Right Battery Board Screws: step 6, image 1 of 1
    • Remove the following screws securing the right battery board to the main box:

    • Four M2×4 pan head Philips screws

  7. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Remove the Battery Boards: step 7, image 1 of 1
    • Lift the battery boards out of the laptop.

  8. MNT Reform Battery Boards Replacement, Disconnect Battery Cables from the Battery Boards: step 8, image 1 of 1
    • If you are installing new boards, unplug the battery cables from your old boards.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. Ensure that no cables are squeezed when replacing the bottom plate. Don't overtighten screws.

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