Introduction

The screen is a delicate part of the Chromebook, and can be easily cracked or damaged. This guide will show you how to replace a HP Pavilion 14-q020nr Chromebook screen.

Parts

No parts required.

With the laptop facing you, open the clamshell. Be sure to turn the power off using a long press before beginning.
  • With the laptop facing you, open the clamshell. Be sure to turn the power off using a long press before beginning.

  • Remove the screw covers on both sides of the screen bezel by sliding a metal spudger into the crevice and gently peeling the cover away.

  • If the laptop turns on at any point during the repair, quickly turn it off with a long press

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Remove both 4mm screws using a Phillips Head 1 screwdriver
  • Remove both 4mm screws using a Phillips Head 1 screwdriver

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  • Snap off the screen bezel by prying with your fingers in between the bezel and the screen.

  • Continue around the screen, gently prying and lifting.

  • You will hear a series of audible clicks as the bezel disconnects from the other hardware.

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  • Carefully loosen the bottom bezel. Eventually it will snap free from the rest of the clamshell.

  • Pull hinge up and forward to detach it from the Chromebook. The bezel and hinge cover will remain attached.

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  • Remove the four 4mm screws within the metal tabs on the top and bottom of the screen using a Phillips Head 1 screwdriver.

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  • Gently pry the metal tabs off of the screen assembly while holding the screen to unlock them.

  • Grab the screen by its unlocked tabs and tilt it down and away from the screen assembly, laying it down.

  • The new screen may scratch, to avoid this put a cloth down on the keyboard before laying down the screen.

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  • Peel off the barcode sticker to reveal the screen connector plug.

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  • Slide the connector out from its plug on the screen using your fingers to completely disconnect the screen.

  • Using your fingers, slide the connector out from its plug attached to the screen to completely disconnect the old screen panel

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Conclusion

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

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