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Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement

What you need

  1. Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement, Keyboard: step 1, image 1 of 2 Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement, Keyboard: step 1, image 2 of 2
    • Turn the device over and open it.

    • You will see 5 notches at the top of the keyboard.

    • Stick the end of the metal spudger between each of these notches to pry the keyboard up. Once you hear a pop sound, stop and move onto the next notch.

  2. Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement: step 2, image 1 of 2 Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Once all five notches at the top of the keyboard are loosened, begin pulling it up from the top.

    • Pull the keyboard up slowly so you don't tear the ribbon cable out or damage it.

  3. Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement: step 3, image 1 of 2 Dell Inspiron 15-3543 Keyboard Replacement: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • To remove the ribbon cable, use the metal spudger tool to pop the ribbon cable lock up.

    • After popping up the ribbon cable lock, you can pull the ribbon cable out.

Conclusion

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

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Thanks. Could you please suggest a recommended replacement keyboard? I didn't find any branded replacement item in Amazon.

Arun Prasad - Reply

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