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Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the hard drive for the ASUS X552LAV-BBI5N08 laptop.

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  1. Battery is not showed in pictures.
    • Battery is not showed in pictures.

    • Flip the laptop face down.

  2. Slide the right button to the left. Hold the left button to the right. While you hold the left button in position, slide the battery out by pushing it away from you.
    • Slide the right button to the left.

    • Hold the left button to the right.

    • While you hold the left button in position, slide the battery out by pushing it away from you.

  3. Start by flipping the laptop face down.
    • Start by flipping the laptop face down.

    • Locate the bottom panel. It is at the opposite end of the battery.

    • Remove the two 12mm screws at the bottom panel with a Tri-wing Y1 screwdriver.

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  5. Remove bottom panel by lifting it up. Locate the hard drive. It is located in the bottom left corner.
    • Remove bottom panel by lifting it up.

    • Locate the hard drive.

    • It is located in the bottom left corner.

  6. Remove the four 5.5mm screws located on the hard drive case using a Tri-wing Y1 screwdriver. Slide the hard drive out to the left. Slide the hard drive out to the left.
    • Remove the four 5.5mm screws located on the hard drive case using a Tri-wing Y1 screwdriver.

    • Slide the hard drive out to the left.

  7. Lift the hard drive out. Once the hard drive is removed, place the hard drive at a different area.
    • Lift the hard drive out.

    • Once the hard drive is removed, place the hard drive at a different area.

  8. Place the hard drive on its side. Remove the four 5mm screws from the sides of the case by using a Tri-wing Y1 screwdriver. Lift the hard drive out of the case.
    • Place the hard drive on its side.

    • Remove the four 5mm screws from the sides of the case by using a Tri-wing Y1 screwdriver.

    • Lift the hard drive out of the case.

Conclusion

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

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