Introduction

This guide requires a Phillips #00 screwdriver

Parts

No parts required.

Unplug the laptop from the power adapter and turn the power off. Failure to unplug laptop before proceeding could result in risk of electric shock! Failure to unplug laptop before proceeding could result in risk of electric shock!
  • Unplug the laptop from the power adapter and turn the power off.

  • Failure to unplug laptop before proceeding could result in risk of electric shock!

Slide the battery-lock tab and hold. Flip the battery away from the chassis to remove it. Flip the battery away from the chassis to remove it.
  • Slide the battery-lock tab and hold.

  • Flip the battery away from the chassis to remove it.

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Undo the two screws on the fan cover labeled "F2" These screws will remain in the panel
  • Undo the two screws on the fan cover labeled "F2"

  • These screws will remain in the panel

  • Remove cover plate.

Remove the single 6mm screw holding the fan in place.
  • Remove the single 6mm screw holding the fan in place.

Flip the handle up. Use the handle to pull the fan away directly up, away from case.
  • Flip the handle up.

  • Use the handle to pull the fan away directly up, away from case.

Conclusion

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

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