Introduction

If your computer is not powering on or holding a charge then you might need to replace your battery.

  1. Begin by turning the laptop top-down on a flat surface.
    • Begin by turning the laptop top-down on a flat surface.

    • Use a JIS #1 screwdriver to remove the 4 screws circled in red

    • Use a JIS #0 screwdriver to remove the 8 screws circled in orange

    • Many of these screws are located underneath the rubber pads on the device.

    • Keep track of the locations of the screws removed for ease of reassembly.

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  2. Use a spudger to carefully remove the back cover of the laptop.
    • Use a spudger to carefully remove the back cover of the laptop.

    • Be careful when lifting around the ports and headphone jack to avoid causing damage to these components.

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    • Lift up back cover to access internal components of the laptop.

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    • Remove the screws in the circled areas using the J0 Screwdriver to release the battery.

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    • Lift the battery from the laptop to remove.

    • Replace if necessary.

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Conclusion

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

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