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Introduction

Use this guide to replace the Wireless Network Interface Cards (NIC) in your Dell XPS 13 9350.

  1. Remove the eight 4 mm T5 Torx screws from the bottom cover. Remove the eight 4 mm T5 Torx screws from the bottom cover.
    • Remove the eight 4 mm T5 Torx screws from the bottom cover.

  2. Use a plastic opening tool to pry open the central flap. Remove the single Phillips #0 screw beneath the flap in the center of the bottom panel.
    • Use a plastic opening tool to pry open the central flap.

    • Remove the single Phillips #0 screw beneath the flap in the center of the bottom panel.

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  4. Lift up the back cover using both hands.
    • Lift up the back cover using both hands.

  5. Use tweezers to remove the white and black connectors by pulling them away from the Wi-Fi card.
    • Use tweezers to remove the white and black connectors by pulling them away from the Wi-Fi card.

    • Grab the connectors gently from the bottom of the metal heads.

  6. Remove the 3 mm Phillips #0  screw that secures the Wi-Fi card in place. The Wi-Fi card will pop up at a 45-degree angle once the screw is removed.
    • Remove the 3 mm Phillips #0 screw that secures the Wi-Fi card in place.

    • The Wi-Fi card will pop up at a 45-degree angle once the screw is removed.

  7. Use your hand to gently remove the Wi-Fi card by pulling it up and away from its base.
    • Use your hand to gently remove the Wi-Fi card by pulling it up and away from its base.

Conclusion

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

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