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New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement

What you need

  1. New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Back Cover Removal Preparation: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Before starting the disassembly, remove

    • The stylus

    • Any game cartridge

    • The SD card

  2. New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Back Cover Removal: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Unscrew the four 6mm tri-point screws located at the four corners of the bottom panel.

  3. New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Case Separation: step 3, image 1 of 2 New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Case Separation: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Be careful when separating the bottom panel from the front casing to avoid breaking the three cables connected to the motherboard (two on each side and one in the rear).

    • Using a spudger, separate the back panel from the front casing by gently prying around the panel.

    • There are many clips along the hinge of the case, so it is recommended to work your way along one short side and the two long sides before finishing the last short side.

  4. New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 3 New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement: step 4, image 2 of 3 New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement: step 4, image 3 of 3
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    • Using tweezers, disconnect the two cables that connect the rear buttons on either side to the motherboard by gently pulling them upwards.

  5. New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Battery Removal: step 5, image 1 of 2 New Nintendo 2DS XL Battery Replacement, Battery Removal: step 5, image 2 of 2
    • Using a spudger, lift out the battery.

    • Be aware that there is a sticky pad holding the battery into its tray. It may be necessary to use multiple tools to gently pry the battery away from the tray and motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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8 Comments

Does the 2ds xl have the same as the new 3ds xl

Royce davenport - Reply

no. the 2ds shares the same battery type as the Nintendo DS and the Nintendo switch pro controller.

Jason -

CTR-003 Battery

stephen cheshire - Reply

Do I need to put a sticky pad on the new battery?

bryan sepulveda - Reply

Got the exact screwdriver (Y00 / 1.5 x 50mm) but it doesn‘t fit. What are my options?

Maurice Willems - Reply

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