Introduction

Is your battery not charging? Maybe you need to take a look at it or replace it entirely; either way, you’ll be able to with the steps listed in this guide.

Parts

No parts required.

Power off your laptop before beginning dissassembly.
  • Power off your laptop before beginning dissassembly.

  • The left-hand switch and right-hand switch boxed in red located at the bottom on the underside of the computer.

Add Comment

Set the right-hand switch near the battery into the unlock position (move switch from left to right).
  • Set the right-hand switch near the battery into the unlock position (move switch from left to right).

Add Comment

Set and hold the left hand switch near the battery into its unlock position (move switch from right to left).
  • Set and hold the left hand switch near the battery into its unlock position (move switch from right to left).

Add Comment

While both switches are in their unlocked positions, use a plastic opening tool or your fingers to lift out the battery at the indent between the switches. The right hand switch regardless of initial position will stay or return to the unlock position when a battery is placed back in the slot. To avoid any mishaps, be sure to set the switch back into the lock position while any battery is plugged in.
  • While both switches are in their unlocked positions, use a plastic opening tool or your fingers to lift out the battery at the indent between the switches.

  • The right hand switch regardless of initial position will stay or return to the unlock position when a battery is placed back in the slot. To avoid any mishaps, be sure to set the switch back into the lock position while any battery is plugged in.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

Sing Yang Cheng

Member since: 10/20/2016

501 Reputation

5 Guides authored

Team

UMass Dartmouth, Team 3-6, Isaacson Fall 2016 Member of UMass Dartmouth, Team 3-6, Isaacson Fall 2016

UMASSD-ISAACSON-F16S3G6

2 Members

5 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 3

All Time: 70