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Introduction

If your device no longer takes a charge, replacing the battery may breathe new life into the tablet.

Parts

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  1. Begin by opening the HDMI/USB port cover on the left edge.
    • Begin by opening the HDMI/USB port cover on the left edge.

    • Remove the three #000 headed, 3 mm long screws located underneath the port cover.

  2. Locate and open the Micro SD slot on the top side of the device.
    • Locate and open the Micro SD slot on the top side of the device.

    • Remove the two screws located beneath the cover.

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  4. Attach the suction cup to the top right area of the screen. Pull to separate the screen from the rest of the device.
    • Attach the suction cup to the top right area of the screen.

    • Pull to separate the screen from the rest of the device.

    • Be aware of the front camera cable that is still connected to the rest of the device.

    • Detach the display ribbon cable.

  5. Disconnect the battery from the motherboard by pulling out the cable below the fan.
    • Disconnect the battery from the motherboard by pulling out the cable below the fan.

  6. Remove the seven 3 mm Phillips #000 screws that hold the battery in place.
    • Remove the seven 3 mm Phillips #000 screws that hold the battery in place.

    • Carefully remove the battery from the back assembly.

Conclusion

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

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