Introduction

There is some disassembly required. You will want to prepare a clean and organized work space for this repair.

Use a spudger or your fingernail to pry out the 6 rubber and 2 plastic pieces on the bezel of the display.
  • Use a spudger or your fingernail to pry out the 6 rubber and 2 plastic pieces on the bezel of the display.

  • Use a small phillips head screwdriver to remove the 8 screws.

Use a plastic opening tool to carefully pry the plastic cover from the screen mount. Use a plastic opening tool to carefully pry the plastic cover from the screen mount.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to carefully pry the plastic cover from the screen mount.

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Remove the 4 screws along EACH side of the screen. 8 screws total
  • Remove the 4 screws along EACH side of the screen.

    • 8 screws total

  • Now use the spudger to lift the screen and rotate away from you.

Lift the screen up and out using the spudger tool Tilt the screen away from you
  • Lift the screen up and out using the spudger tool

  • Tilt the screen away from you

  • The screen will be connected by two leads. See picture

Locate the two leads and gently remove them from the screen. They will stay connected to the computer. Do not touch the taped, white backing on your replacement monitor.
  • Locate the two leads and gently remove them from the screen. They will stay connected to the computer.

  • Do not touch the taped, white backing on your replacement monitor.

  • Remove the screen carefully.

Conclusion

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

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