Introduction

Use this guide to remove and replace a dead battery in the Xelio P900A-BK tablet.

Using a #00 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the two 5.4mm bottom screws.
  • Using a #00 Phillips head screwdriver, remove the two 5.4mm bottom screws.

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Insert a plastic opening tool between the screen and the rear case and gently work your way around the tablet. Insert a plastic opening tool between the screen and the rear case and gently work your way around the tablet.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the screen and the rear case and gently work your way around the tablet.

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Using the plastic opening tool or your fingers, gently pry the pieces of the tablet apart. You will hear the plastic latches pop free.
  • Using the plastic opening tool or your fingers, gently pry the pieces of the tablet apart. You will hear the plastic latches pop free.

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Desolder the red and black battery cables from the motherboard. Check out this guide for tips on How To Solder and Desolder Connections. Check out this guide for tips on How To Solder and Desolder Connections.

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Carefully insert the flat end of a nylon spudger under the battery, and pry the battery up and away from the tablet casing. A small amount of heat may be required to safely remove the battery from the adhesive underneath. Use an iOpener or heat gun to soften the adhesive.
  • Carefully insert the flat end of a nylon spudger under the battery, and pry the battery up and away from the tablet casing.

  • A small amount of heat may be required to safely remove the battery from the adhesive underneath. Use an iOpener or heat gun to soften the adhesive.

  • Do not bend or puncture the battery.

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  • Place the new battery in the same place as the old one, making sure it is oriented the same way as the old one was.

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Conclusion

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

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I am attempting to fix one of these for a friend, but I can't seem to get it open! Does it require a significant amount of force? I am afraid I will break it...

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