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Changes to iPad Pro 9.7" Battery Replacement Introduction

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Introduction
Follow this guide to remove and replace the battery for the iPad Pro 9.7”. [ … ] If your iPad is not the cellular enabled model, skip the first step. [ … ] Because there are steps in this guide where the battery may remain connected to the logic board, leave the iPad on until the battery is '''completely discharged''' (the iPad turns itself off) before attempting this guide. [ … ] Have plenty of high concentration (over 90%) isopropyl alcohol to help make residue cleanup easier. [ … ] If your battery is swollen, [[What to do with a swollen battery|take appropriate precautions|new_window=true]]. [ … ] For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery after completing this guide: Charge it to 100% and keep charging it for at least 2 more hours. Then use your device until it shuts off due to low battery. Finally, charge it uninterrupted to 100%.
Follow this guide to remove and replace the battery for the iPad Pro 9.7”. [ … ] If your iPad is not the cellular enabled model, skip the first step. [ … ] Because there are steps in this guide where the battery may remain connected to the logic board, leave the iPad on until the battery is '''completely discharged''' (the iPad turns itself off) before attempting this guide. [ … ] Have plenty of high concentration (over 90%) isopropyl alcohol to help make residue cleanup easier. [ … ] If your battery is swollen, [[What to do with a swollen battery|take appropriate precautions|new_window=true]]. [ … ] For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery after completing this guide: Charge it to 100% and keep charging it for at least 2 more hours. Then use your device until it shuts off due to low battery. Finally, charge it uninterrupted to 100%.
Conclusion
Compare your new replacement part to the original part. You may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing. [ … ] To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/iPad%20Pro%209.7%22|iPad Pro 9.7” Answers Community] for troubleshooting help.
Compare your new replacement part to the original part. You may need to transfer remaining components or remove adhesive backings from the new part before installing. [ … ] To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order. [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/iPad%20Pro%209.7%22|iPad Pro 9.7” Answers Community] for troubleshooting help.

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  • Slip Joint Pliers x1 removed.