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Parts & Tools

Introduction

The tools needed are T5 Torx Screwdriver and a plastic opening tool in order to get into the device. After that - your hands will be enough.

Parts

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  1. Using a T5 Torx screwdriver, remove four 6 mm screws from the four corners of the back of the device.
    • Using a T5 Torx screwdriver, remove four 6 mm screws from the four corners of the back of the device.

  2. Grip the device with your hands. Using your thumbs pull the nameplate towards yourself and off the device.
    • Grip the device with your hands. Using your thumbs pull the nameplate towards yourself and off the device.

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  4. There is a visible separation between the front and the back of the device.
    • There is a visible separation between the front and the back of the device.

    • Using a plastic opening tool, pry open the device along this separation.

    • Trying to open the device on the opposite side will rip the motherboard-display connector.

  5. Carefully pull apart the device by opening it up on the opposite side of the nameplate. Carefully pull apart the device by opening it up on the opposite side of the nameplate.
    • Carefully pull apart the device by opening it up on the opposite side of the nameplate.

  6. With the screen facing down, firmly grip the  sides of the screen frame and pop the screen out.
    • With the screen facing down, firmly grip the sides of the screen frame and pop the screen out.

Conclusion

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

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