Introduction

How to remove and replace Coin-Cell Battery

Parts

No parts required.

  1. WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer.
    • WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer.

    • CAUTION: To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by periodically touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on your computer).

    • Turn the computer over.

  2. Loosen the eight captive screws that secure the base cover to the computer base.
    • Loosen the eight captive screws that secure the base cover to the computer base.

    • Lift the base cover off the computer base.

    • Align the tabs on the NEW base cover with the slots on the computer base and place the base cover in position.

    • Tighten the eight screws that secure the base cover to the computer base.

    • WARNING: Before working inside your computer, read the safety information that shipped with your computer.

    • CAUTION: To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by periodically touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on your computer).

    • Disconnect the coin-cell battery cable from the connector on the system board.

    • The coin-cell battery is glued to the system board. Using a plastic scribe, pry the coin-cell battery from the system board.

    • Use the adhesive on NEW the coin-cell battery and adhere it to the system board.

    • Connect the coin-cell battery cable to the connector on the system board.

Conclusion

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

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