Introduction

This guide will serve as a prerequisite for more advanced replacement guides, this base cover will rarely actually need to be replaced in it of itself.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/1: Turn the laptop over to its back.
  • Before attempting to remove the battery ensure that the laptop is disconnected from all power sources and turned off.

  • Turn the laptop over to its back.

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  • Slide the release latch while simultaneously pulling backwards on the battery.

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  • Slide the battery out of the battery bay.

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Image 1/1: The screws are connected to the base cover by a washer anddo not remove from the base cover.
  • Unscrew the four screws (3mm Phillips #1) that hold the base cover in place.

  • The screws are connected to the base cover by a washer anddo not remove from the base cover.

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  • Carefully lift the base cover vertically away from the laptop.

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Conclusion

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

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