Introduction

This guide will walk through the steps of replacing the internal battery of a Magellan RoadMate 2120T-LM. This guide is also a prerequisite for replacing every other component of the device.

Image 1/3: Image 2/3: Image 3/3:
  • Turn the GPS over on its backside and remove the six 3 mm Phillips #1 screws.

Add Comment

Image 1/2: Image 2/2:
  • Pry up on back panel with black spudger

Add Comment

Image 1/1:
  • Disconnect battery and speaker cables from the motherboard at indicated places.

Add Comment

Image 1/1: If at all possible, please try to use a regular nylon spudger before resorting to a metal spudger. Metal spudgers are much sharper, and have the potential to accidentally pierce the battery.
  • Use a spudger to remove the battery from the back panel.

  • If at all possible, please try to use a regular nylon spudger before resorting to a metal spudger. Metal spudgers are much sharper, and have the potential to accidentally pierce the battery.

  • There is a strong adhesive holding the battery to the back panel.

  • This step is not a prerequisite for replacement of other components.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 1

All Time: 104