PowerBeats2 Wireless Headphones by Dr. Dre Battery Replacement
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Replace the battery on PowerBeats2 Wireless Headphones by Dr. Dre
- Author: Faizan Naveed
- Time estimate: 30 minutes
- Difficulty: Moderate
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Step 1 — Locate Battery. ¶
The battery is located inside the right side ear piece.
Step 2 — Heat Right Side. ¶
Heat the right side gently at 140 F for about 3 minutes.
Do not over heat or it will melt the housing.
Step 3 — Remove Battery Cover/Casing ¶
After heating, gently remove the cover/casing as shown in the picture.
Take your time and re-heat if cover/casing does not remove smoothly.
Step 4 — Desolder & Replace Battery ¶
Desolder battery using soldering iron and replace with replacement battery.
Step 5 — Reattach Battery Cover/Casing ¶
After battery is replaced, apply super glue to the border of the inside of the battery cover/casing and put it back in place.
Use small clamps/binder clip to hold the housing in place while the super glue dries up.