Introduction

Replacing a Latch on the Dell Latiude X300

Parts

No parts required.

Make sure the power is off.
  • Make sure the power is off.

  • Remove the battery located on the bottom of the device by pushing in both clips.

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Remove rubber caps on each corner of the front screen with a pinch. Remove the 4 mm screws located on the front screen of the laptop.
  • Remove rubber caps on each corner of the front screen with a pinch.

  • Remove the 4 mm screws located on the front screen of the laptop.

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Carefully, remove the screen casing using either your hands or a proper tool.
  • Carefully, remove the screen casing using either your hands or a proper tool.

  • The casing is very flimsy, so use extreme care.

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Remove the screws holding the latch in place.
  • Remove the screws holding the latch in place.

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Conclusion

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

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