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Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement

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  1. Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Removing the backcover: step 1, image 1 of 3 Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Removing the backcover: step 1, image 2 of 3 Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Removing the backcover: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Place an opening pick between the volume button and the back cover.

    • More than one pick may be needed, but avoid placing more than two picks in the same space.

    • Excessive force on the pick will break the volume button.

    • Carefully remove the back cover using the metal spudger.

    • It is normal to hear a snapping noise due to the plastic tabs on the back cover.

  2. Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Battery: step 2, image 1 of 3 Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Battery: step 2, image 2 of 3 Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Battery: step 2, image 3 of 3
    • Use a spudger to carefully remove the tape nearest to the battery.

    • Use caution while removing tape. Too much force can damage the device.

    • Gently use the spudger to remove the battery out of place by wedging it out from the bottom.

    • Do not move the battery. Moving it could cause the cables to be ripped out.

  3. Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Battery Connection: step 3, image 1 of 2 Polaroid S10 Battery Replacement, Battery Connection: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Carefully desolder the 2 wires that connect the battery to the motherboard.

    • Do not touch the soldering iron to the motherboard or the LCD screen.

Conclusion

Follow these instructions to reassemble your device.

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Can't open the %#*@ thing!!!!!!!!!!

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