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    Removing the Battery from the Routing Engine of an SRX5400, SRX5600, or SRX5800 Services Gateway for Recycling

    The Routing Engine installed in the services gateway contains a CR2032 3.0-volt lithium battery. The coin-shaped battery is approximately 3/4 in. (19 mm) in diameter. The battery is estimated to last for over 50 years.

    Before recycling a Routing Engine or the services gateway chassis, remove the battery from the Routing Engine for recycling.

    Before you begin to remove the battery:

    The Routing Engine is located in the rear slot labeled RE0on the services gateway, as shown in Figure 1. To remove the battery from a Routing Engine in the services gateway:

    1. Attach the ESD grounding strap to your bare wrist, and connect the strap to one of the ESD points on the chassis.
    2. Remove the Routing Engine, as described in Replacing the SRX5400 Services Gateway Routing Engine, Replacing the SRX5600 Services Gateway Routing Engine, or Replacing the SRX5800 Services Gateway Routing Engine.
    3. Locate the coin-shaped CR2032 battery on the left side of the Routing Engine (see Figure 1).
    4. Remove the battery from its socket.
    5. Recycle the battery as required.

    Figure 1: Location of CR2032 Battery in a Routing Engine

    Location of CR2032 Battery in
a Routing Engine

    Modified: 2015-08-31