Introduction

This guide will show you how to open the casing on your Chromebook and remove your battery to replace it.

  1. Remove the eight 9.0mm Phillips #00 screws.
    • Remove the eight 9.0mm Phillips #00 screws.

    • Remove the three 6.0mm Phillips #00 screws.

  2. Separate the palm rest assembly from the bottom housing using the plastic opening tool.
    • Separate the palm rest assembly from the bottom housing using the plastic opening tool.

    • It is recommended that you start from a corner and run the plastic opening tool along the edge of the housing.

    • Lift the palm rest assembly slowly to prevent damaging the two cables that connect it to the motherboard.

    • Flip back the hinges on the connectors that secure the wide black cable and the narrow white cable using the tweezers.

    • Disconnect the wide black cable from the motherboard by pulling the blue cable tab away from the connector.

    • Disconnect the white ribbon cable from the motherboard by pulling the blue cable tab away from the connector.

    • Remove the six 6.0mm Phillips #00 screws that secure the battery to the bottom housing.

    • Disconnect the bundled cable connector that attaches the battery to the motherboard using the small plastic spudger.

    • Remove the battery from the bottom housing.

Conclusion

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

0 Comments

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 1

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 2

All Time: 151