Originally Posted by clitrenta
You're just going to have to chance it. I had to take a freakin screw driver to that bad boy (carefully of course). I finally got it off but I won't be doing that again any time soon. For what it's worth, there are plenty of other people on other forums having the same problem. I hear the purple one isn't quite as bad. Good luck.
The guys a the Motorola Forums made a video of how to remove the battery cover
The key point is to put pressure on the middle of the cover after you release the lock on the bottom then pull back.