Palmrest Assembly

Removing the Palmrest Assembly Bottom Screws Figure 14. Removing the Palmrest Assembly Bottom Screws The palmrest assembly consists of the palmrest, status lights, and touch pad assembly. NOTICE To avoid damaging the system board, you must remove the main battery before you service the computer. 2. Remove the display assembly. 3. Remove the keyboard assembly. 4. Turn the computer upside down on a flat work surface. 5. Remove the six M2.6 x 1.6-mm screws located in the battery bay...

Hard Disk Drive Assembly

Hard-Disk Drive Assembly Removal Figure 6. Hard-Disk Drive Assembly Removal NOTICE To avoid damaging the system board, you must remove the main battery before you service the computer. NOTICE The hard-disk drive is very sensitive to shock. Handle the assembly by its edges (do not squeeze the top of the hard-disk drive case), and avoid dropping it. NOTICE Make sure that the work surface is clean to prevent scratching the computer cover. 1. Turn the computer over, and remove the two M3...

Display Assembly Latch

Display Assembly Latch Removal To replace the display-assembly latch, perform the following steps 1. Carefully place the latch spring over the post on the display-assembly top cover. You may need to use a small flat-blade screwdriver to place the spring over the post. Hold the spring on the post with the screwdriver while performing the next step. 2. Holding the latch, stretch the spring slightly and set the display-assembly latch in place in the display assembly top cover. NOTICE To...