Introduction

Follow this guide if the battery is dysfunctional and you want to replace it.

On the back of the device, locate the 3 rubber plugs, and use a plastic spudger to remove them.
  • On the back of the device, locate the 3 rubber plugs, and use a plastic spudger to remove them.

Use the T6 Torx Screwdriver to remove all 4 screws. You have to first remove the Stylus to  access the 4th screw.
  • Use the T6 Torx Screwdriver to remove all 4 screws.

  • You have to first remove the Stylus to access the 4th screw.

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Using a plastic opening tool, carefully separate the front and back cases. Note: The antenna will detach from the phone.
  • Using a plastic opening tool, carefully separate the front and back cases.

  • Note: The antenna will detach from the phone.

Using metal tweezers, unplug small white plug. Pulling the white plug will disconnect the battery. Make sure the phone is off before you do this step.
  • Using metal tweezers, unplug small white plug.

  • Pulling the white plug will disconnect the battery. Make sure the phone is off before you do this step.

Slide the flat side of the spudger under the battery and gently dislodge the battery by lifting the spudger up.
  • Slide the flat side of the spudger under the battery and gently dislodge the battery by lifting the spudger up.

  • The battery may be glued to the phone.

Conclusion

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

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