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Flip the Delphi MyFi XM2GO Device on its back to start the cover-removal process.
  • Flip the Delphi MyFi XM2GO Device on its back to start the cover-removal process.

  • The back cover is the access point for the user-removable battery. Removing the back cover also gives the user access to the hard-reset button.

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Locate the large button on the top back of the device. This button is used to release the latch holding the sliding back cover in place. Press this button at the top while making a firm grip on the battery cover. As the button is pressed, move the cover towards the bottom of the device while applying moderate pressure to the cover.
  • Locate the large button on the top back of the device. This button is used to release the latch holding the sliding back cover in place.

  • Press this button at the top while making a firm grip on the battery cover.

  • As the button is pressed, move the cover towards the bottom of the device while applying moderate pressure to the cover.

  • Be careful to not press down too hard on the battery cover as it is made of plastic.

  • The battery removal tab may pop up during the cover removal process.

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After the cover is removed, the white Lithium Ion battery is visible.
  • After the cover is removed, the white Lithium Ion battery is visible.

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Removing the back cover allows access to the user-removable battery.
  • Removing the back cover allows access to the user-removable battery.

  • Should the battery need to be replaced or swapped, following these steps will aid in the process.

  • The battery comes from the manufacturer with a pull tab with a web address printed on it to direct the user in purchasing a new battery.

  • Holding the device, grab the tab with thumb and index figure.

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Pull down on the tab so that the battery block moves a few millimeters towards the bottom of the device. The battery will move parallel to the back of the device while a latch at the top is freed with the downward motion. There is a pivot point at the bottom of the battery where the contacts connect to the battery.
  • Pull down on the tab so that the battery block moves a few millimeters towards the bottom of the device.

  • The battery will move parallel to the back of the device while a latch at the top is freed with the downward motion.

  • There is a pivot point at the bottom of the battery where the contacts connect to the battery.

  • After the latch at the top is disengaged, pivot the battery away from the back and the battery will be free.

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With the battery removed, the back of the device reveals more information about the product.
  • With the battery removed, the back of the device reveals more information about the product.

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Under the battery is a magnetic mat, shown in red, that shields battery interference with the reception of the XM Satellite antenna.
  • Under the battery is a magnetic mat, shown in red, that shields battery interference with the reception of the XM Satellite antenna.

  • This mat is stuck to the back of the device like a sticker and can be removed.

  • CAUTION: Do not operate the device without this magnetic shield.

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On the bottom left side of the magnetic mat, the corner can be lifted up to reveal the U.FL antenna connector. A spudger or your fingernails can be used to pry up the corners. These U.FL antenna connections are standard for most portable devices and WiFi cards. They may become detached through use and may be checked if no reception is present. Lift up the corner and notice the two connectors going to the PCB.
  • On the bottom left side of the magnetic mat, the corner can be lifted up to reveal the U.FL antenna connector. A spudger or your fingernails can be used to pry up the corners.

  • These U.FL antenna connections are standard for most portable devices and WiFi cards. They may become detached through use and may be checked if no reception is present.

  • Lift up the corner and notice the two connectors going to the PCB.

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Both of these connectors must be firmly attached to the PCB. Try pressing them firmly to make sure they are making full contact. Both of these connectors must be firmly attached to the PCB. Try pressing them firmly to make sure they are making full contact.
  • Both of these connectors must be firmly attached to the PCB. Try pressing them firmly to make sure they are making full contact.

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On the top right corner, the magnetic mat can be lifted up to check another U.FL connector as with the 3rd step. This mat can be pressed down again to secure after checking the connector. This mat can be pressed down again to secure after checking the connector.
  • On the top right corner, the magnetic mat can be lifted up to check another U.FL connector as with the 3rd step.

  • This mat can be pressed down again to secure after checking the connector.

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Try pressing down on the U.FL connector, as seen in this picture, to ensure a secure connection.
  • Try pressing down on the U.FL connector, as seen in this picture, to ensure a secure connection.

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Conclusion

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

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