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  1. Dell XPS 15 9575 Screen  Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 1 of 3 Dell XPS 15 9575 Screen  Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 2 of 3 Dell XPS 15 9575 Screen  Replacement, Bottom Cover: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • For your safety, please make sure the device is powered off and the A/C adapter is unplugged.

    • Use your T5 Torx driver to remove all eight 3.2mm hex screws holding down the back panel.

    • Wedge an opening pick between the back cover and the base of the board, then slightly lift the tool to pop the clips on the back cover off.

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    • Make sure all screws are removed before you lift the panel to prevent any damage from occurring.

    • Remove the bottom cover from the device when all sides are free.

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    • Wedge the plastic opening pick in between the aluminum cover and the motherboard.

    • Gently pull up popping off the cover and revealing the rest of the heat sink.

    • The aluminum cover will slot into small clamps on all sides, so be sure to align all sides within the clamps during reinstallation.

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    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove all five black 3.2mm screws.

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    • Wedge the plastic opening pick in between the edge of the heat sink and the aluminum perimeter with care not to scratch the CPU beneath.

    • Gently pry up on the heat sink until it is loose enough for you to remove. Then grab and remove the heat sink.

    • If it does not work in the first position that you tried, try another. Do not pry too much in one position because it could damage the components beneath the heat sink.

    • Clean and Reapply the Thermal Paste during reinstallation.

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    • Use a plastic opening pick to pop up the small black tab of the touchscreen ZIF connector.

    • The black tab should not pop out, but rather hinge upwards. It will release the ribbon cable from its connector.

    • Use the tweezers to remove the orange ribbon cable from the connector and peel the ribbon from the backboard, as it's secured with a light adhesive.

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    • Two silver screws are holding down the aluminium dust cover protecting the display connections.

    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove two 3.2 mm silver screws.

    • Use the tweezers to remove the grey cover.

    • Under the cover, you will see one white wire and one black wire.

    • Use the tweezers and gently pull straight up on each of the coaxial cables to disconnect them from their specialized brackets.

    • Reposition the tweezers farther up on the wire and pull forward to remove the wires from the plastic guides that hold the them in place.

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    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the two 3.2 mm black screws holding down the cover.

    • Now use the tweezers to carefully remove the silver cover from the backboard.

    • Under the cover you will see the display cable fused to a rectangular adapter.

    • Gently wedge the plastic opening pick in between the display cable and the backboard.

    • Gently pry up disconnecting the adapter with the display cable from its bracket.

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    • Open the screen until it is 180 degrees from the keyboard and then lay the laptop face down.

    • Use the Phillips #0 screwdriver to remove the six, 6.3 mm, silver screws securing the hinges.

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    • Make sure all previous steps are done before this step, as this step could result in damaging the computer.

    • Grip the screen assembly and gently pull straight up from the table removing the entire assembly.

Conclusion

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

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