Introduction

To complete this guide, a soldering iron will be needed. You may want to have someone with soldering iron experience complete that step or watch some basic videos on how to use a soldering iron.

  1. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to unscrew the two 5 mm screws located on the bottom of the back of the device.
    • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to unscrew the two 5 mm screws located on the bottom of the back of the device.

  2. Use a plastic opening tool to loosen the bottom portion of device.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to loosen the bottom portion of device.

  3. Use a plastic opening tool to loosen the top panel of the device.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to loosen the top panel of the device.

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  5. Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the two 3 mm screws located on the portion under the top panel of the device.
    • Use a Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the two 3 mm screws located on the portion under the top panel of the device.

  6. Remove the back plate from the device. Remove the back plate from the device. Remove the back plate from the device.
    • Remove the back plate from the device.

  7. Peel back layer of tape. Remove processor located below tape and down from the battery using tweezers and spudger.
    • Peel back layer of tape.

    • Remove processor located below tape and down from the battery using tweezers and spudger.

  8. Using a prying tool, slide tool under the top portion of the battery. Using a prying tool, slide tool under the top portion of the battery.
    • Using a prying tool, slide tool under the top portion of the battery.

  9. Remove sticker from battery connection.
    • Remove sticker from battery connection.

  10. Use a soldering iron to remove wires from  both red and black terminals.
    • Use a soldering iron to remove wires from both red and black terminals.

Conclusion

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

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