Introduction

You can change the battery by opening up the GPS.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. Remove 4 rubber caps covering each screw by inserting the screwdriver into the side of cap and prying back and forth.
    • Remove 4 rubber caps covering each screw by inserting the screwdriver into the side of cap and prying back and forth.

    • Please note: this is a tedious process, but be patient.

  2. Remove the 4 screws holding the cover in place using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.
    • Remove the 4 screws holding the cover in place using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

    • Open the back cover.

    • Lift the cover slowly and carefully; the speaker is screwed on the back cover and is connected to the circuit board.

    • Disconnect the speaker from the terminal.

    • When reassembling, make sure that you plug the terminal in the same way. The black wire should be on the side farthest from the battery.

    • Disconnect the battery connector from the circuit board.

    • Pry the battery off the circuit board. The adhesive attaching it shouldn't require any other tools.

Conclusion

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

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