Introduction

This guide is used only as a precursor to the battery, vibrator motor, and heart rate monitor removal and replacement.

Lay the watch face-down on a flat, stable surface.
  • Lay the watch face-down on a flat, stable surface.

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Press the watchband down against the work surface.
  • Press the watchband down against the work surface.

  • Press the tip of a flathead screwdriver against the edge of the spring-loaded holding pin.

With the spring-loaded pin pressed in, the watch band should release easily.
  • With the spring-loaded pin pressed in, the watch band should release easily.

  • Gently pull the band away from the body of the watch.

  • Repeat steps 2 and 3 for the opposite side.

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With the watch laying face-down, locate the four screws. They are located on the back of the watch, at the four corners.
  • With the watch laying face-down, locate the four screws. They are located on the back of the watch, at the four corners.

Using a Torx-T5 screwdriver, remove each of the four 4mm screws and set them aside.
  • Using a Torx-T5 screwdriver, remove each of the four 4mm screws and set them aside.

Gently work the plastic opening tool under the top edge of the watch’s back cover.
  • Gently work the plastic opening tool under the top edge of the watch’s back cover.

With the watch’s back cover pried loose, gently lift it away from the front half of the watch. With the watch’s back cover pried loose, gently lift it away from the front half of the watch.
  • With the watch’s back cover pried loose, gently lift it away from the front half of the watch.

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Lay both halves of the watch body assembly face down (with internal components facing up).
  • Lay both halves of the watch body assembly face down (with internal components facing up).

Conclusion

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

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Mention the screwdriver in the tools needed section.

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