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Introduction

Follow the steps in order to replace your battery.

If your battery is swollen, take appropriate precautions.

Tools

No tools specified.

  1. Insert a fingernail or plastic opening tool in the gap between the rear case and the base of the phone.
    • Insert a fingernail or plastic opening tool in the gap between the rear case and the base of the phone.

  2. Slide your fingernail or plastic opening tool along the edge of the rear case. Lift the case gently from the base.
    • Slide your fingernail or plastic opening tool along the edge of the rear case.

    • Lift the case gently from the base.

    Why... is it not simple enough already lol

    Adam Ahmed - Reply

  3. Insert a fingernail or plastic opening tool into the small gap between the battery and the phone base. Lift the battery out of its recess.
    • Insert a fingernail or plastic opening tool into the small gap between the battery and the phone base.

    • Lift the battery out of its recess.

Conclusion

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

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Simples...

Peter - Reply

I am a technological genius! ( with your help )

kenharper - Reply

Why need a opening tool lol

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