Introduction

Battery replacement is fairly straightforward and involves little disassembly.

Remove the old battery by sliding it down the rails that it connects to.
  • Remove the old battery by sliding it down the rails that it connects to.

With the back of the phone exposed, align the top of the new battery with the bottom end of the phone rails.
  • With the back of the phone exposed, align the top of the new battery with the bottom end of the phone rails.

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Slide the battery upward along the rails.
  • Slide the battery upward along the rails.

    • Do not force the battery; it should move along the rails with little resistance.

    • Be careful not to pinch fingers, catch hair, etc. in between the phone and battery while moving.

Continue sliding until the battery snaps into place. It should be secure and immobile when completely installed.
  • Continue sliding until the battery snaps into place. It should be secure and immobile when completely installed.

Conclusion

To remove the battery, follow these steps in reverse order. To unlock the battery, hold down the key before sliding.

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