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Introduction

Controller dying regularly? Put in a freshly-charged battery and own the living room once again.

  1. Depress the battery release button on the top of the controller. Remove the battery holder from the controller.
    • Depress the battery release button on the top of the controller.

    • Remove the battery holder from the controller.

    • The standard option for Xbox 360 Wireless Controllers Battery Packs is AA batteries. A rechargeable battery is also available, but both battery options are removed from the controller in the same way.

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Conclusion

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

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Oh wow! Thanks so much! I don't know what I would do without this guide!!

ForumHermit - Reply

This guide helped me so much! I didn't know how to replace the battery.

Kaeden Irvine - Reply

I just got a rechargable battery pack but the springs are still connected to the controller. How do i safely remove the springs without damaging or taking apart the controller?

Miranda Copus - Reply

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