Use this guide to remove the front panel of your laptop to access the inner components of your device.

  1. Turn off laptop before starting.
    • Turn off laptop before starting.

    • Remove power cable before starting.

    • Flip the laptop over so that the bottom of the laptop is facing upwards.

  2. Pull the two latches outward.
    • Pull the two latches outward.

    • Slide the battery out of the laptop.

    • Remove securing screw with the PH0 head.

    • Slide the optical drive out and remove it from the device.

    • Remove the two Phillips #0 screws labeled KBD.

    • Open top panel by inserting an Opening Tool and going around the entire panel.

    • With the panel open, pop the keyboard out with your fingers or an opening tool.

    • Make sure to pry the metal keyboard base and not the keycaps.

    • Now move your hand around the keyboard to remove the keyboard.

    • Disconnect the keyboard cable from the motherboard.

    • Remove the two screws with a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

    • Remove the highlighted screws with a Phillips #0 Screwdriver.

    • Pry the front panel away from the base with an Opening Tool.

    • Disconnect the speaker wire from the motherboard.


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

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