Giriş

Replacing the LCD display is a more costly task, but it is certainly not too difficult.

Ensure your computer is shut down.
  • Ensure your computer is shut down.

  • Removing the battery while the laptop is still on may corrupt your files.

  • Remove any power adapters and cords connected to the laptop body.

  • Turn the computer over so the bottom is facing up.

  • These pictures show no battery, but your battery should still be in your computer at this point.

Yorum Ekle

The battery release is below the bottom right corner of the battery bay.
  • The battery release is below the bottom right corner of the battery bay.

  • Slide the switch to the right until the release clicks.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the battery.

  • The release switch may need to be held down while removing the battery.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the two 5mm Phillips screws on the hard drive cover using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the plastic hard drive cover.

Yorum Ekle

  • Pull up on the two plastic flaps on the hard drive enclosure to remove it.

Yorum Ekle

  • Gently lift the ribbon cable away from the hard drive enclosure to free the drive.

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate four 2mm Phillips screws on the side of the enclosure and remove them using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  • Slide the hard drive out of the enclosure to complete the removal process.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the one 4mm Phillips screw from the RAM cover using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the RAM cover to reveal the module's underneath.

Yorum Ekle

  • Make sure to ground yourself before touching the RAM modules; they are very sensitive to static electricity.

  • Push the two metal tabs on the side of the RAM module outwards, towards the battery and CMOS compartments (up and down).

  • Once the module is released, gently pull the module upwards.

  • Repeat for the RAM module underneath the first one.

Yorum Ekle

  • Begin by unscrewing the three 3mm Phillips head screws inside the battery bay with the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the five remaining 2mm screws using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

Yorum Ekle

  • Unscrew the 4mm Phillips screw inside the hard drive bay.

  • Make sure to keep track of which screw goes where. The sizes are different for each set of screws!

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate the hole in between the hard drive and RAM compartments.

  • The hole is marked by a small keyboard symbol in the plastic (see the second picture).

  • Unscrew the 4mm Phillips head screw from this hole.

Yorum Ekle

  • Flip the laptop, and use the plastic opening tool on the side seam to remove the top cover.

  • You may need to use the opening tool on both sides of the cover.

  • Be careful not to break the ribbon cables under the cover.

Yorum Ekle

  • Use a 2.5mm flathead screwdriver to remove the four 3mm screws on top of the keyboard.

Yorum Ekle

  • Dislodge the keyboard to access the underside.

  • Do not fully remove the keyboard. It is still attached by a ribbon cable, and forceful removal could break this necessary connection.

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate the ribbon cable connection between the keyboard and motherboard.

  • Pull upwards on the small black bar to release the ribbon cable and remove it.

  • Do not yank on the ribbon or try to pull it out. This may break the cable or motherboard.

Yorum Ekle

  • The keyboard is now ready for replacement.

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate four 3mm screws in the upper corners of the keyboard tray and remove them using a #00 Phillips screwdriver.

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate the two ribbon cable connectors that attach the speaker assembly to the motherboard.

  • Using your fingers, carefully detach the ribbon cables from the motherboard by pulling them straight out on the connector.

Yorum Ekle

  • Remove the speaker assembly from the keyboard tray.

Yorum Ekle

  • Locate the large display ribbon connector near the upper left corner of the keyboard tray and remove the ribbon by pulling straight out on the connector.

Yorum Ekle

  • The display should now be loose, but make sure to remove all ribbon connectors before attempting to take off the display.

  • Locate the two final ribbon connectors for the display on the motherboard and remove them similarly by pulling straight outward on the connectors.

  • You are now free to remove the display from the computer.

Yorum Ekle

Sonuç

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

10 başka kişi bu kılavuzu tamamladı.

Nick Loey

Üyelik tarihi: 01-04-2014

1.541 İtibar

8 adet Kılavuz yazıldı

Takım

Cal Poly, Team 9-15, Regan Spring 2014 Cal Poly, Team 9-15, Regan Spring 2014 üyesi

CPSU-REGAN-S14S9G15

4 Üyeler

10 adet Kılavuz yazıldı

0 Yorum

Yorum Ekle

İstatistikleri Görüntüle:

Son 24 Saat: 0

Son 7 Gün: 3

Son 30 Gün: 21

Her zaman: 2,512