Introduction

If your device will not turn on after charging then your battery is is most likely defective. If this is the case, your device will require a battery replacement.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/2: Using the T7 screwdriver, remove all seven 6 mm Torx screws that are located along the perimeter of the battery cover. Image 2/2: Using the T7 screwdriver, remove all seven 6 mm Torx screws that are located along the perimeter of the battery cover.
  • Flip your device upside down so the battery cover is facing upwards.

  • Using the T7 screwdriver, remove all seven 6 mm Torx screws that are located along the perimeter of the battery cover.

The correct screwdriver is a T6 Torx screwdriver, not T7.

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Image 1/2: The battery should now be exposed. Image 2/2: The battery should now be exposed.
  • Use the metal spudger prying tool to gently pry off the battery cover.

  • The battery should now be exposed.

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  • Starting from where the wires are connected, gently pull the battery out of the device.

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Image 1/2: Detaching the wires may require some force. Image 2/2: Be careful not to rip the wires out of the device or the battery.
  • Unplug the battery from the device by detaching the wires at the white connection box.

  • Detaching the wires may require some force.

  • Be careful not to rip the wires out of the device or the battery.

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  • The battery is now separated from the device and may be replaced with a new battery.

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Conclusion

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

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This post is incorrect on the size of the Torx driver! I literally just got done replacing an A34 battery and the T-7 is too large! A T-6 driver is required!

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