This guide will teach you how to replace a nonfunctional battery in your Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition.

  • Using the nylon spudger or plastic opening tool along the edges of the screen, separate the back case off of the device.

  • If possible, consider using the black nylon spudger for a gentler separation.

Remove stylus before you remove. There’s a nubbin on the main board that may dislodge it stylus is in place. it is easily reinserted, but easy hassle to avoid.

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Place your finger on the thin black bar at the end of the ribbon tape and flip each one up.
  • Place your finger on the thin black bar at the end of the ribbon tape and flip each one up.

  • Gently pull the ribbon tape on the battery away from the bar. Repeat this process for the second ribbon tape.

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Remove the six 3mm screws around the battery with the Phillips PH000 screwdriver.

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  • Lift up the battery from the bottom and situate the black nylon spudger underneath the battery.

  • Use the black nylon spudger to disconnect the multi-colored wires from the rest of the device.

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

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Step 1 you have to show the back cover to remove. Showing the front side is confusing.

After step 4 there should be a step 5 to show how to disconnect the white connector with the colored wires: it took time to discover that you have to lift the 2 side clips, and not to pull…

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Just followed your instructions. Used a online kit with a guitar pick-like spudger. Had to wrestle with it slightly, but everything worked out perfectly to your instructions.

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