Introduction

This device guide aims to replace a non-functioning HP Envy Sleekbook m6-k0101x keyboard. This guide should only be used if none of these troubleshooting ideas provide any desirable results. Before dismantling your device, ensure that your workspace is free from any open liquids or spare objects that might hinder this process.

  1. Remove the four 9mm Phillips #00 screws.
    • Remove the four 9mm Phillips #00 screws.

    • Remove the eight 9mm Phillips #00 screws.

    Add Comment

  2. Use the plastic opening tool and your hands to remove the bottom cover.
    • Use the plastic opening tool and your hands to remove the bottom cover.

    Add Comment

    • Disconnect the battery power cable from the motherboard.

    • Remove the six 6mm Phillips #00 screws from the battery.

    Add Comment

    • Lift the battery out of the laptop.

    Add Comment

    • Remove two 3mm Phillips #00 screws from the fan.

    Add Comment

    • Disconnect the fan cable by pulling it out of the motherboard socket.

    Add Comment

    • Lift the fan upwards to remove it from the computer.

    Add Comment

    • Flip up the black tab on the ZIF connector and pull the blue and white flex cable connecting the touchpad to the motherboard.

    Add Comment

    • Remove three 3mm Phillips #00 screws from the SD card board.

    • Remove the SD card board.

    Add Comment

    • In order to remove the RAM, pull each silver clip (one at a time) away from the RAM.

    • The RAM chip should pop up. Gently remove the RAM from the motherboard.

    Add Comment

    • Remove four 3mm Phillips #00 screws from the heatsink.

    • Lift the heat sink out from the device and set it aside.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the black and white antenna wires from the Wi-Fi card.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the two 3mm Phillips #00 screws that secure the speaker to the device.

    • Remove the four 4mm Phillips #00 screws from the bracket.

    • Locate the speaker cable connecting the speaker to the audio board. Gently tug on this cable to dislodge. Set the speaker aside.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the two 3mm Phillips #00 screws that secure the RJ-45 module.

    • Lift the white tab on the ZIF connector and pull the ribbon cable out.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the 3mm Phillips #00 screw connecting the chip to the housing.

    • Lift up silver bracket.

    • Lift up the white flap on the ZIF connector and remove the purple ribbon cable.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the cover for the RM-45 port.

    • Gently lift and remove the chip from its housing.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the 4mm Phillips #00 screws.

    • Remove the silver 3mm Phillips 3 mm screw.

    • Lift all three black flaps in the ZIF connectors and remove the attached ribbon cables.

    Add Comment

    • Use your hand and gently remove the connector to the back up battery for the motherboard.

    • Remove the four 4mm Phillips #00 screws from the motherboard.

    • Lift the board at an angle and pull outwards to dislodge it from the device.

    Add Comment

    • Remove the thirteen silver 3mm Phillips #00 screws that secure the keyboard to the frame.

    • Lift up the keyboard from the bracket and pull outwards to remove the keyboard from the device.

    Add Comment

Conclusion

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

codi whittaker

Member since: 02/14/2018

433 Reputation

3 Guides authored

Team

USF Tampa, Team S1-G4, Nance Spring 2018 Member of USF Tampa, Team S1-G4, Nance Spring 2018

USFT-NANCE-S18S1G4

4 Members

5 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 2

Past 7 Days: 5

Past 30 Days: 18

All Time: 119