Introduction

Use this guide to replace a failed battery in the Photive Rain.

Parts

No parts required.

Turn the speaker off before disassembling.
  • Turn the speaker off before disassembling.

  • Pull the suction cup from its groove in the back of the speaker by twisting and turning it.

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Remove the four 8.5 mm screws from the back panel of the speaker.
  • Remove the four 8.5 mm screws from the back panel of the speaker.

  • Remove back panel

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Remove the plastic cover in front of the battery slot. Unscrew all the 8.5mm screws that hold the cover to the slot.
  • Remove the plastic cover in front of the battery slot.

    • Unscrew all the 8.5mm screws that hold the cover to the slot.

    • Separate the battery from the back panel as shown in photograph 3.

      • Caution: manipulation of the device while the battery is still connected to the motherboard may result in electric shock.

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Remove the battery from the motherboard.
  • Remove the battery from the motherboard.

    • Use a soldering pen to remove the solder connecting the battery wires to the motherboard.

  • Click here to access the iFixit Soldering Guide. This will provide a safe and instructive manual on the usage of soldering pens.

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Conclusion

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

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