Introduction

Over time the battery of a cell phone tends to weaken and may not power the phone as well. This guide will show you how to replace a weak battery.

Place your thumb in the indent located at bottom left corner of the back cover. The cover will pop up and begin to lift.
  • Place your thumb in the indent located at bottom left corner of the back cover.

  • The cover will pop up and begin to lift.

  • Continue to slide your fingers up the sides to remove the back cover.

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Remove the 19 3mm screws with a T4 screwdriver. Keep the screws on a magnetic board or strip to not lose any of them. After all the screws are removed from the back panel, lift the back panel off.
  • Remove the 19 3mm screws with a T4 screwdriver.

  • Keep the screws on a magnetic board or strip to not lose any of them.

  • After all the screws are removed from the back panel, lift the back panel off.

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Use the tweezers, unhook the twisted red and black wire from under the black plastic pieces that are holding it down Use the tweezers, disconnect the wire from its connective port.
  • Use the tweezers, unhook the twisted red and black wire from under the black plastic pieces that are holding it down

  • Use the tweezers, disconnect the wire from its connective port.

  • Use the plastic opening tool to lift the battery out.

  • The battery is glued down so you will have to use some force to pull it out.

  • Be careful not to pull it too hard it could bend the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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