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Introduction
This guide has step-by-step instructions on how to replace your ZTE Max XL battery. To determine if you need to replace your battery refer to our [https://www.ifixit.com/Wiki/ZTE_Max_XL_Troubleshooting| Troubleshooting Guide.]
For this guide you will need the following tools:
* Replacement Battery
* J00 Philips Screwdriver
* iFixit iOpener Heating pad, or Equivalent
* ESD-Safe Plastic Opening Tools
* ESD-Safe Spudger
* Suction Cup
* Sim Eject Bit
We used components from iFixit's [https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/Pro-Tech-Toolkit/IF145-307| Pro Tech Toolkit] and the [https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/iOpener/IF145-198-8| iOpener Toolkit.]
Potential Hazards:
* Battery Leakage
* Damage to Phone's Components

Tools

  • Screwdriver J0 Philips Heads x1 added.
  • iOpener x1 added.
  • Spudger x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Tool x1 added.
  • SIM Card Eject Tool x1 added.
  • iFixit Opening Picks (Set of 6) x1 added.

Parts

  • 3990 mAh Lithium Ion Phone Battery x1 added.