Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove, clean, and replace the button clusters on the keyboard's front black panel

Place keyboard key side down Remove  23 16mm screws with Phillips #2 screwdriver
  • Place keyboard key side down

  • Remove 23 16mm screws with Phillips #2 screwdriver

Use plastic opening tool to pry up volume knob Remove volume knob
  • Use plastic opening tool to pry up volume knob

  • Remove volume knob

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Pull black panel away from keyboard and place face-up on keys Remove all screws from circuit panel  with Phillips #1 and #2 screwdrivers in order to remove all 18 16mm and 18mm screws. Remove all screws from circuit panel  with Phillips #1 and #2 screwdrivers in order to remove all 18 16mm and 18mm screws.
  • Pull black panel away from keyboard and place face-up on keys

  • Remove all screws from circuit panel with Phillips #1 and #2 screwdrivers in order to remove all 18 16mm and 18mm screws.

Pull circuit panel away from black panel Set circuit panel out of the way Remove/clean button cluster
  • Pull circuit panel away from black panel

  • Set circuit panel out of the way

  • Remove/clean button cluster

  • Reassemble with new/cleaned button cluster

Conclusion

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

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