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I understand that the battery is soldered in. I have a soldering iron but I just can't see where the battery is soldered in. The battery easily lifts off the white plastic cradle on the upper end but the lower end seems to be fixed. I have tried to heat up the end of the battery which appears fixed (so that the solder releases) but nothing seems to happen. Any ideas?
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
You will need to remove the two screws on the back to remove the back cover. Inside, you will first need to remove the two white plastic pieces that the screws you just removed screw into. The larger one snaps in and will have to be popped out from the bottom on each side. The other one has two screws that need to be removed. Once these are removed, you will be able to better access the batteries.
The batteries are soldered to the circuit board but instead of unsoldering them, I suggest carefully breaking the solder tabs off of the ends of the batteries. This leaves the old tabs still attached to the circuit board and you can them simply solder the new batteries to those old tabs. This prevents you from having to put a hot soldering iron directly to the circuit board.
You will find batteries for your model at shaveroutlet.com. See link below.
Posted on Feb 10, 2010
For easier replacement, it is sometimes suggested that you use a modified installation technique. This is to break the tabs off of the old batteries rather than unsoldering them from the circuit board. This allows the old batteries to be removed but leaves the tabs attached to the circuit board. You can then solder the tabs from the new batteries to the old existing tabs
You will find batteriers for your model 5601X shaver at shaveroutlet.com. See link below
Posted on Apr 23, 2010
Batteries for your shaver must be soldered in place. You will find battery pack for this model at shaveroutlet.com. Link below
To replce, first open the shaver by removing the two screws on the back. The back cover can then be removed and you can access the batteries. For easier replacement, it is sometimes suggested that you use a modified installation technique. This is to break the tabs off of the old batteries rather than unsoldering them from the circuit board. This allows the old batteries to be removed but leaves the tabs attached to the circuit board. You can then solder the tabs from the new batteries to the old existing tabs
If you are not able to do this repair yourself, shaveroutlet.com can do it for you. See info link below
Posted on Sep 20, 2010
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