Introduction

This guide is to show how you would replace your battery if it is malfunctioning. This guide will show you how to take off the back cover of your tablet, disconnect the wires from the logic board, and remove the battery from the tablet.

  1. Remove the back cover to gain access to the mother board.
    • Remove the back cover to gain access to the mother board.

    • Unscrew, with a 000 Philip's screwdriver, the 3.547 mm long screw located at the bottom of your tablet.

  2. Firmly slide the cover in the direction indicated by the arrow, away from the ports, with your hand to remove the back cover.
    • Firmly slide the cover in the direction indicated by the arrow, away from the ports, with your hand to remove the back cover.

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  4. Desolder the two wires connecting the battery to the mother board.
    • Desolder the two wires connecting the battery to the mother board.

  5. Gently pry the battery off the back of the device using some force.
    • Gently pry the battery off the back of the device using some force.

    • There is adhesive keeping the battery attached so a decent amount of force may need to be applied.

Conclusion

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

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[|how do you know if the problem is or is not the battery?]

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