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Battery for Performa 5320
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Nov 30, 2000, 01:11 PM
 
My elderly performa 5320, now gifted to my small son, is having its first battery crisis - it's 1904 all the time etc - so I need to replace, which is fine but I don't know how! Is this a straightforward thing? We have only one authorised Apple dealer where I live and they are not exactly reliable (I have called the four times now to ask and the promise to "get back to me" is never carried out) so maybe I can do this myself? Only experience to date is fitting RAM in an iMac - easy by anyone's standards. How about this?
     
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Nov 30, 2000, 01:50 PM
 
See if this link helps. I think the battery on your computer is probably on the logic board, so the procedure for replacing it would be much like replacing RAM.

[This message has been edited by John Strung (edited 11-30-2000).]
     
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Dec 3, 2000, 09:38 AM
 
Thanks! I have alreay checked out the site since your recommendation but am still not sure which of the models my Performa 5320 is - I guess I can check using the Apple database. I'll give it a go myself over the next few weeks.

     
   
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