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  1. Slide battery latch to left Simultaneously lift battery
    • Slide battery latch to left

    • Simultaneously lift battery

  2. Lift and remove battery Lift and remove battery Lift and remove battery
    • Lift and remove battery

  3. Remove 3x M2.5x4mm Remove 3x M2.5x4mm
    • Remove 3x M2.5x4mm

  4. Lift the keyboard in the middle with a spudger Remove 4 clips by bending keyboard in middle, do not force the clips at the sides Do not remove the keyboard fully, it is attached via a ribbon cable
    • Lift the keyboard in the middle with a spudger

    • Remove 4 clips by bending keyboard in middle, do not force the clips at the sides

    • Do not remove the keyboard fully, it is attached via a ribbon cable

  5. Lift keyboard slightly Push each side of ribbon cable connector Fully remove keyboard
    • Lift keyboard slightly

    • Push each side of ribbon cable connector

    • Fully remove keyboard

  6. Remove 2x Phillips M2.5x8mm screws from under the display Remove 4x Phillips M2x2.8mm screws from the battery compartment Remove 4x Phillips M2x2.8mm screws from the battery compartment
    • Remove 2x Phillips M2.5x8mm screws from under the display

    • Remove 4x Phillips M2x2.8mm screws from the battery compartment

  7. Turn over the laptop Use a spudger to lift the ribbon cable hinged clip Pull the ribbon cable out of the connector
    • Turn over the laptop

    • Use a spudger to lift the ribbon cable hinged clip

    • Pull the ribbon cable out of the connector

  8. Lifting the bezel by the screen Slide the bezel back towards the screen to release it from the clips
    • Lifting the bezel by the screen

    • Slide the bezel back towards the screen to release it from the clips

  9. Fully remove bezel
    • Fully remove bezel

  10. Disconnect the display cable Disconnect the microphone connector
    • Disconnect the display cable

    • Disconnect the microphone connector

    • Pull out the microphone LED from it's clip

    • Unroute the cables from their holders

  11. Pull the wifi antennas through from the back of the laptop Unroute the antenna cables from their guides Unroute the antenna cables from their guides
    • Pull the wifi antennas through from the back of the laptop

    • Unroute the antenna cables from their guides

  12. Remove 4x Phillips #1 M2.5x8mm screws from display hinges Carefully lift display out making sure no cables are snagged Carefully lift display out making sure no cables are snagged
    • Remove 4x Phillips #1 M2.5x8mm screws from display hinges

    • Carefully lift display out making sure no cables are snagged

Conclusion

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

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