Introduction

How to disassemble the laptop and replace the Wi-Fi (WLan) Half Mini PCIe card.

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Video Overview

  1. Turn off the laptop and remove the battery. Remove two screws securing the Keyboard. The Keyboard is held by two locking clips, under the battery. Use the sharp tip of a plastic tool to release the keyboard.
    • Turn off the laptop and remove the battery.

    • Remove two screws securing the Keyboard.

    • The Keyboard is held by two locking clips, under the battery. Use the sharp tip of a plastic tool to release the keyboard.

  2. Remove the Keyboard and disconnect the two flex cables: Keyboard flex cable Keyboard Light flex cable
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  4. Remove 4x phillips screws and disconnect: Power On button flex cable Touch pad flex cable
    • Remove 4x phillips screws and disconnect:

    • Power On button flex cable

    • Touch pad flex cable

    • Remove 18x Phillips screws from the bottom cover.

    • Remove any memory SD Card from the Card reader.

    • Start opening with a plastic opening tool.

  5. Carefully separate the upper cover and remove it. Carefully separate the upper cover and remove it. Carefully separate the upper cover and remove it.
    • Carefully separate the upper cover and remove it.

  6. Remove one Phillips screw, securing th WLan card and disconnect the two coaxial antenna cables. Remove the Wi-Fi card.
    • Remove one Phillips screw, securing th WLan card and disconnect the two coaxial antenna cables.

    • Remove the Wi-Fi card.

Conclusion

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

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