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Introduction

Learn where to find and how to replace the adapter card in an Asus V6800V computer.

Parts

No parts specified.

  1. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 1 of 2 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement, Battery: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Place the computer upside down.

    • Using your thumbs, slide both latches away from each other (towards the outside).

    • Push the battery out with your fingers.

    • The actual battery is not pictured.

  2. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement, Wireless Card: step 2, image 1 of 2 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement, Wireless Card: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the six screws highlighted on the picture.

    • Once the screws are removed, pry open the panel with the pry tool.

    • It should now look like this.

  3. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • After removing that panel, locate the screw on the right as highlighted.

    • Remove that screw.

    • Pry open the side panel with the small prying tool as shown.

    • That panel should pop off and the wireless card will now be easily visible.

  4. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • Place the small prying tool underneath the gold connector and gently apply pressure straight up until it pops off.

    • Repeat for the other one.

    • Place the gold connectors aside.

  5. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 3 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 5, image 2 of 3 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 5, image 3 of 3
    • Locate the tabs that are holding the wireless card in place. These are highlighted in picture.

    • Place one finger on each tab and press each to the side away from the wireless card as shown.

    • The wireless card should pop up as shown. Pull up more with fingers to get more clearance.

  6. Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 6, image 1 of 2 Asus V6800V Wireless Card Replacement: step 6, image 2 of 2
    • To remove the wireless card, pull the card directly out.

    • It should come out with just a little bit of pressure.

    • It should look as shown when removed.

Conclusion

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

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