Introduction

This guide will walk you through disconnecting the display assembly. You may need to remove the display assembly if it is damaged and needs repair, or simply for cleaning.

  1. Remove the 12 5mm Phillips #00 screws. Use a plastic opening tool to gently pry open the back panel. Gently lift up the back panel, exposing the internals of the laptop.
    • Remove the 12 5mm Phillips #00 screws.

    • Use a plastic opening tool to gently pry open the back panel.

    • Gently lift up the back panel, exposing the internals of the laptop.

  2. Remove the motherboard connector cables by gently lifting the black latch that clamps them in place with a spudger or simply pull the connector from the port. Remove the motherboard connector cables by gently lifting the black latch that clamps them in place with a spudger or simply pull the connector from the port. Remove the motherboard connector cables by gently lifting the black latch that clamps them in place with a spudger or simply pull the connector from the port.
    • Remove the motherboard connector cables by gently lifting the black latch that clamps them in place with a spudger or simply pull the connector from the port.

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  4. Remove the 5 5mm PH0 screws holding the motherboard in place. Gently remove the motherboard from the chassis.
    • Remove the 5 5mm PH0 screws holding the motherboard in place.

    • Gently remove the motherboard from the chassis.

  5. Gently remove the motherboard.
    • Gently remove the motherboard.

  6. Unscrew the 10 5mm PH00 screws from the hinges attaching the display assembly to the base. Unscrew the 10 5mm PH00 screws from the hinges attaching the display assembly to the base.
    • Unscrew the 10 5mm PH00 screws from the hinges attaching the display assembly to the base.

  7. Unlatch the screen from the frame
    • Unlatch the screen from the frame

Conclusion

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

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