Instructions for Replacing a Battery on a Kindle

By James Melzer

The Amazon Kindle is a portable device that lets you read e-books. These e-books, purchased from the Amazon store and delivered wirelessly to the Kindle, are read on a screen. Although the battery life of a Kindle is long, it does need replacing from time to time. You can purchase a new Kindle battery from Amazon and install it in a few minutes.

Things You'll Need

  • Kindle replacement battery

Step 1

Turn the Kindle over.

Step 2

Slide the back cover off the Kindle. Press it gently and slide it to the right.

Step 3

Remove the Kindle battery from the battery compartment located on the bottom right. Pull the wire connector off to disconnect it.

Step 4

Attach the wire connector to the new Kindle battery. Place the new battery back in the battery compartment.

Step 5

Slide the back cover onto the Kindle.