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Introduction

If you want faster memory (SSD) or want to increase the storage of your current Asus R558UQ-DM513D, follow this guide to replace your laptop’s current Hard Disk Drive with a new SSD/HDD.

Make sure to save your current Hard Drive data on another device before you begin.

Make sure you turn off and unplug the laptop before starting the procedure.

Parts

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  1. Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the single 5 mm screw and remove the RAM access panel.
    • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the single 5 mm screw and remove the RAM access panel.

    • Remove the ten 5 mm screws using the same Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  2. Remove two 2 mm hidden screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.
    • Remove two 2 mm hidden screws using the Phillips #0 screwdriver.

  3. Remove the back cover of the laptop to expose the inner components.
    • Remove the back cover of the laptop to expose the inner components.

  4. Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the two 2 mm screws holding the HDD in place.
    • Using the Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the two 2 mm screws holding the HDD in place.

  5. Gently take the left-side board containing the ports by simply sliding it in and taking it out while still connected to the wire.
    • Gently take the left-side board containing the ports by simply sliding it in and taking it out while still connected to the wire.

  6. Slide the HDD out.
    • Slide the HDD out.

Conclusion

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

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