Saturday, March 19, 2016

LENOVO TABLET - Lenovo PHAB Plus – AC Charging adapter testing – Battery status test - Disassembling procedure – How to remove the cover – How to remove the battery – ipads and ipods repair and service

Category: Ipads and Ipods Repair and Service 

Contents of this article 

  • Battery charger Test procedure 
  • How to test the battery status 
  • How to remove the cover 
  • How to replace the battery 


Lenovo PHAB Plus

Power system checkout
To verify a symptom, follow the steps below:
1. Turn off the computer.
2. Remove the battery pack.
3. Connect the AC adapter.
4. Make sure that power is supplied when you turn on the computer.
5. Turn off the computer.
6. Disconnect the AC adapter and install the charged battery pack.
7. Make sure that the battery pack supplies power when you turn on the computer.
If you suspect a power problem, see the appropriate one of the following power supply checkouts:
“Checking the Computer AC Charger”
“Checking the internal battery status”
Checking the Computer AC Charger
When you use the computer AC Charger to charge the tablet but no power is charged, see the instructions in this topic to check the computer AC Charger.
To check the computer AC Charger, do the following:
1. Disconnect the micro-USB cable from the tablet.
2. Measure the output voltage across the connector marked B of the micro-USB cable. Refer to the following figure:

Note: The output voltage across pin 3 of the micro-B connector might be
different from the one you are servicing.
3. If the voltage is not correct, replace the micro-USB cable.
4. If the voltage is acceptable, replace the system board.
Checking the internal battery status
To check the battery status of the tablet, do either of the following:
Approximate information about the battery status
Get the approximate status of the battery at any time by checking the battery status icon on the system bar in the upper-right corner of the screen. The shorter the green bar is, the less the battery power remains.
Accurate information about the battery status
To get the accurate information about the battery status of the tablet, do the following:
1. Open the Android Settings screen.
To open the Android Settings screen, do either of the following:
From the main Home screen, touch the Android Settings icon on
Lenovo Launch Zone. The Android Settings screen is displayed.
Pull down the application icon from the action bar and then touch Settings. The Android Settings screen is displayed.
2. Touch Battery in the Device section on the Android Settings screen.
3. The accurate percentage of the remaining battery power is shown on the screen.
Rear cover with speaker
Insert a SIM eject tool or an uncoiled paperclip to eject the SIM card tray from its slot.
2. Remove screws 1 on the rear cover as shown in the figure below.
3. Hold the phone in one hand and use a suction cup to pull up the rear cover.
4. Slowly remove the rear cover.
5. Detach the speaker from its seat on the rear cover using a pair of tweezers.
Battery pack
1. Disconnect the battery FPC from its connector on the main board.
2. Remove the battery pack.